Solid waste financial assurance

 
 
Existing facilities
You must update your financial assurance yearly by multiplying your current amount of financial assurance by the inflation factor listed below.
 
Year: inflation factor
  • 2019: 1.019
  • 2018: 1.018
  • 2017: 1.013
  • 2016: 1.010
  • 2015: 1.014
 
New facilities
Once your closure and post-closure cost estimates are approved by us, you must have financial assurance in place before beginning operations. Forms for each financial assurance option are below.

Financial Assurance Guidance    

 
If you have questions, please contact:
Tanya Gray
303-692-3351
Approved forms
Trust fund
Letter of credit
Surety bond and performance bond
Insurance policy
Local government financial test
Collateral Assignment of Certificate of Deposit
 
Third-party cleanup estimates
The owner or operator of a solid waste disposal site or facility is required to maintain a detailed written estimate of the cost of hiring a third party to close and conduct post-closure care at their facility.
Estimating Closure and Post-closure Costs (Excel spreadsheet. Please download from the view screen.)