Tire Recycling Collection and Fee



Environmental Conservation, Department of State
Businesses that sell tires must collect a fee to pay for tire recycling. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) collects these fees. The fee is $2.50 per new tire sold.

The following tire types are not subject to waste tire management and recycling fee:
  • Motorcycles, mopeds, or motor scooters;
  • ATVs;
  • Limited use vehicles;
  • Electrical devices used by a person with disabilities; and
  • Vehicles that run on rails or tracks.

For more information, contact:

NYS Department of Taxation and Finance
W.A. Harriman Campus
Albany, NY 12227
Phone: (518) 485-2889
Website: http://www.tax.ny.gov/

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