Refuse Hauler Permit

No person shall for hire, engage in the business of collection and/or dumping of garbage, rubbish or refuse, into or within the City of Muskego, until a permit for each vehicle, truck, or semi-trailer truck used in such business shall have been first issued by the City Clerk or designated agent. No such permit shall be issued by the Clerk or designated agent unless proper application pursuant to this article and payment of all fees for said permit have been submitted to the Clerk or designated agent. The license year is July 1 to June 30. 

Municipal Code

Chapter 350 Article II: Garbage and Refuse Collection


  • $40.00 Per Truck Per License Year
  • $20.00 (Temporary) Per Truck for 30-Day Period
  • Municipalities only "not for hire" must submit the form for city-owned trucks.  Please note fees are exempt for this type of permit. 
Make check payable to the City of Muskego. If a permit is applied for anytime during the license year, payment of the entire fee is required. 

Application Form

  • Application for Refuse Permit
  • Please submit fee and application to the Attn: Refuse Hauler Permit, Muskego City Hall, W182 S8200 Racine Avenue, Muskego, WI 53150.

Permit(s) will be mailed to you. The permit will be an identification decal that is to be placed on the lower right corner of the windshield of each vehicle/truck. 

For more information, please contact the Office of the Clerk’s office at (262) 679-5591.