Free Landfill Day

The Free Landfill Day offers you an opportunity to get rid of all your unwanted bulky waste for free. Several locations will provide citizens easy access to drop off their unwanted material.


Follow these guidelines to participate:

  • Must be a City of San Antonio solid waste fee rate payer
  • Bring a valid picture ID
  • Bring a copy of your most recent CPS Energy Statement showing payment of City Services for Solid Waste Fee
  • Cover your loads with a tarp (by law, City Ordinance #2015-09-10-0760)

Accepted Materials

  • Appliances
  • Bagged litter (only at landfills)
  • Carpet
  • Fencing material
  • Furniture
  • Mattresses
  • Tires (limit 6 passenger car tires per household)
  • Toilets
  • Water heaters

Unaccepted Materials

  • Brick
  • Brush
  • Commercial waste
  • Construction materials/waste
  • Dirt
  • Industrial waste
  • Lumber
  • Roofing materials
  • Sheet rock


Republic Services Landfill

7000 IH 10 E
San Antonio, TX 78219
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Waste Management Landfill*

8611 Covel Road
San Antonio, TX 78252
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TDS Transfer Station (Bulky Items only)

11601 Starcrest Drive
San Antonio, TX 78247
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*Customers may be required to wear a safety vest on loan.

Remember to Reuse and Recycle
Donate usable items to charitable organizations!

Can't make free landfill day?
Our four bulky waste collection centers are free and open year round, Tuesday through Saturday.

NOTE: The City reserves the right to divert loads to other sites in the event of operational constraints. The City of San Antonio and partners are not responsible for damage to vehicles or injury to citizens during event.


  • Saturday, November 04, 2023 | 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Saturday, February 10, 2024 | 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Saturday, April 13, 2024 | 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Saturday, July 13, 2024 | 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM