Location

13351 Elk Hills Road, Taft, CA 93268

Operating At Normal Business Hours

Open Days:
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday
Operating Hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday: 8am-4pm Sunday: noon-4pm
Sites Are Closed:
New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, 4th of July, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day

HOW TO USE THE TAFT LANDFILL:

  1. Stop at the gatehouse for load check
  2. Take recyclable materials to diversion area
  3. Take items that cannot be recycled to the face of the landfill
  4. Follow all speed limit signs
  5. Follow directional arrows

Payment Options:

Cash, Check, Visa, and Mastercard -or- Open a Gate Fee Account prior to disposal

Fees for Acceptable Waste

Waste Category Waste Type Residential Commercial
Clean Inerts ex. Source Separated Asphalt, Brick & Concrete ($5 minimum) $5/ton ($5minimum) $5/ton
Construction & Demolition* ex. Asphalt, Brick, Concrete, Dirt, Drywall, Fencing, Metal, Packing Material, Pallets, Pipe & Wood $54.50/ton $54.50/ton
Dead Animals $70/ton $70/ton
Electronic Waste (e-waste) Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs): ex. TVs, Computer Monitors, Devices with a screen No Charge No Charge
Electronic Devices without a screen: ex. Cell Phones, toaster, microwave oven No Charge $9 Cars
$22 Pickups
$34 Pickup Above Cab
$45/ton
All Other Vehicles
Greenwaste* No Charge $9 Cars
$22 Pickups
$34 Pickup Above Cab
$45/ton
All Other Vehicles
Ordinary Household Trash Appliances, Clothing, Furniture, Manure No Charge $9 Cars
$22 Pickups
$34 Pickup Above Cab
$45/ton
All Other Vehicles
Paint, Stain & Varnish Old House Paint, Stain, & Varnish No Charge Use Special Waste Facility
Tires Light Duty $2/tire $2/tire
Heavy Duty $10/tire $10/tire
Oversize $14/tire $14/tire
Earthmover/Bulk $200/ton $200/ton
Treated Wood Waste Grape Stakes, Utility Poles, Foundation Lumber (limit: 2 cubic yards) $120/ton $120/ton
Railroad Ties (limit: 14 Railroad Ties) $12/each $12/each
Untarped/Unsecured Load Loads must be properly covered and secured to prevent fly-away trash, furniture or other items from flying or blowing out of the vehicle ($5 minimum) $5/ton ($5 minimum) $5/ton
Used Motor Oil No Charge No Charge
Please read the detailed acceptance & handling criteria for your items before you bring waste to disposal sites.
Some Items are recyclable while others are not

What is NOT Accepted

  • HAZARDOUS WASTE
  • HOT ASHES
  • LIQUIDS OF ANY KIND
  • NON-FRIABLE ASBESTOS