Dumpster Services

The monthly fees for garbage dumpsters are (new fees effective July 1st, 2023):

Collection Frequency
Dumpster Size





One per week $90.50$109.50



Two per week $159.00$199.25



Three per week $229.75$286.75



Four per week $299.25$375.25



Five per week $368.75$463.75



Four-yard dumpster dimensions are five feet long by six feet wide by four feet high. Six-yard dumpster dimensions are 5.5 feet long by six feet wide by 5.5 feet high. Eight-yard dumpster dimensions are 5.5 feet long by six feet wide by seven feet high.

Extra Services and Fees


Dumpster recycling services are provided at no additional charge if your business uses our garbage services. 

Blocked Dumpsters and Level Changes

Customers who have blocked dumpsters or want to switch out dumpsters will be charged $15 per dumpster. Customers requesting an extra pick-up shall pay the following fees for each additional dumpster tip requested:

  • Two-yard: $21.00
  • Four-yard: $25.25
  • Six-yard: $31.00
  • Eight-yard: $36.25

Any customer requesting a change in service level or collection schedule over and above the one "free" change allowed to each customer during a calendar year, shall be assessed a fee of $10.00 per change. A minimum of $20.00 shall be charged for steam cleaning and disinfecting dumpsters not owned by Athens-Clarke County. Commercial dumpster customers shall sign a service application with the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government for collection services. For question on garbage services, call 706.613.3501.