Waste Tire Storage Site

Waste Tire Carrier endorsement
Variable fee

A Waste Tire Carrier endorsement is required of any business transporting tires no longer usable due to wear, damage or defect. Solid waste collection companies licensed by the Utilities and Transportation Commission, and companies hired by the government to clean up waste tires don’t need to apply for a Waste Tire Carrier endorsement.

State endorsement


Waste Tire Carrier — Location

$200 per location
($50 non-refundable)

Waste Tire Carrier — Transport Vehicle

$50 per transport vehicle

Waste Tire Storage Site Owner endorsement

($50 of the $250 fee is non-refundable) 

A Waste Tire Storage Site Owner endorsement is required of any business with outside storage of more than 800 tires, which are no longer suitable for their original purpose. You will also need:

  • A permit from the County Health Department where the site is located.
  • Financial assurance sufficient for hiring a third party to remove the maximum number of tires permitted to be stored at the facility and deliver the tires to a facility permitted to accept the tires.

Licensing Requirements and additional supporting documents

Additional fees

State tax registration $0
Registering your business name as a trade name $5
Business License Application fee Variable fee

How to apply


Add a state endorsement to your business

Apply for a new business license

Online assistance
Setting up your business licensing and tax account
How to add a state endorsement

By mail

Complete the licensing requirements above and mail to:

Business Licensing Service
P.O. Box 9034
Olympia, WA 98507-9034