Thomas County - Thomasville Municipal Solid Waste Landfill

Nate Tyler
Director of Sanitation and Landfill Operations

925 Davenport Dr
P.O. Box 1540
Thomasville, GA 31799
(229) 227-2494

The City of Thomasville operates a joint City/County solid waste disposal facility for all of Thomas County and accepts additional waste from regional governments. The landfill is permitted by the Environmental Protection Division of the State of Georgia, under Federal Subtitle D requirements. The permit allows for disposal of Municipal Solid Waste, Non-Hazardous Industrial Waste, and Construction/Demolition Waste. No hazardous waste is permitted. An inert burial area is operated for materials that qualify as inert.

The landfill has been in operation since 1975 and has been continuously upgraded in order to meet environmental regulations. Adequate land exists for the continued operation of the landfill for more than 20 years.

The landfill is located at 88 Landfill Road, approximately three miles outside of Thomasville, off of Sunset Drive. The Landfill's hours of operation are from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays.

For more information, call (229) 227-2494.

To view the public notice related to the Solid Waste Management Act, click here.

Landfill Tipping Fees

Landfill tipping fees are on a per ton basis, and all loads are weighed upon receipt.  Please contact our office for a current fee schedule.