Electronic Devices are now excepted at the Somerset County Landfill and Transfer Stations.
A list of accepted equipment are available for download here.
CASH, CHECKS, AND CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED (CARDS SUBJECT TO A 3% FEE)
Cards accepted: Visa, Mastercard & Discover
Please attach the enclosed sticker on the INSIDE, left, (driver’s side) of your car windshield on a NON-SHADED AREA. This will enable the Transfer Station Attendant to quickly identify those persons permitted to use the County facilities. Lost or Stolen permits will be replaced for $20.00 each.
All stickers MUST BE ATTACHED to the vehicle to be valid.
Permitted vehicles crossing the scales at the Landfill with 500 pounds or less of household waste will not be required to pay a tipping fee. Anyone dumping 520 pounds or more will be required to pay the tipping fee rate for the entire load.
Tires, brush, crab pots and white goods such as refrigerators, stoves, hot water heaters, propane gas tanks, fuel oil tanks etc., can no longer be accepted at the Transfer Stations and must be taken to the Landfill in Westover. All fuel tanks must have 3” diameter holes in the top and bottom to be accepted. The fee for car tires is as follows: passenger tires-$4 each, truck tires-$12 each, and heavy equipment tires- $.18/pound.
Transfer Station Permit renewal applications will be mailed to you each year on or about May 15th - 30th.
New Permits will be issued from the Tax Collection office on 5/28/19.
The Rate for this Fiscal year will be $60.00
Please keep in mind that all County Transfer Stations are also collecting clear, brown, and green glass, metal cans, aluminum cans, plastic bottles, newspapers, cardboard, waste oil, telephone books, and small metal items for recycling. Help us save valuable landfill space through recycling.
NOTE: ALL S.C.TRANSFER STATIONS and the S. C. LANDFILL ARE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC ON MEMORIAL DAY, JULY 4TH, LABOR DAY, THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS, AND NEW YEAR’S DAY.
NOTE: TRANSFER STATION HOURS ARE FROM 7:00 A.M. TO 5:00 P.M. SEVEN DAYS A WEEK, AND LANDFILL HOURS ARE FROM 8:00 A.M. TO 3:45 P.M. MON. THRU SAT.
THERE WILL BE A $25.00 RETURNED CHECK FEE.
DPW Solid Waste & Drainage Div.
Somerset County Office Complex
11916 Somerset Ave.
Princess Anne, Md. 21853
Email: Charles Cavanaugh - Deputy Director
Email: Candy Brinsfield - Solid Waste & Drainage Dept. Asst
Email: Carol Tyler - Permits Coordinator