Solid Waste Ordinances

There are three primary Ordinances which impact the management of contracts for solid waste handling in the County of Ventura.

ORDINANCE NO. 4421 

The Board of Supervisors approved Ordinance 4421 on November 23, 2010 and it took effect December 23, 2010.

This ordinance requires the recycling and diversion of construction and demolition (C&D) debris from commercial and residential projects.

Ordinance 4421 is seven pages. A PDF is available by clicking here or see the contact information at the end of this page to request a hard copy.


ORDINANCE NO. 4445 

The Board of Supervisors approved Ordinance 4445 on April 24, 2012

This amended County ordinance code regulates solid waste collection, disposal and recycling within the unincorporated areas of the County, as required by state Assembly Bills 939 and 341.

Ordinance No. 4445 is 36 pages. A PDF copy is available by clicking here or see the contact information at the end of this page to request a hard copy.


ORDINANCE NO. 4156

The Board of Supervisors approved Ordinance 4156 on December 9, 1997. Effective July 1, 2004, the current CIWMP fee is $0.05 per ton.

This ordinance provides for the assessment and collection of the County Integrated Waste Management Plan Fee (CIWMP Fee). The CIWMP fee was established to defray the costs associated with the preparation, adoption and implementation of regional integrated waste management plans for the incorporated and unincorporated areas of Ventura County.

The fee is paid by city and County solid waste collectors on all Ventura County solid waste disposed at landfills inside and outside the county. It is also paid by in-county solid waste facilities on waste brought in by self-hauls and on disposed waste originating outside the county.

Ordinance No. 4156 is eight pages. A PDF copy is available by clicking here or contact the staff person below to request a hard copy.

Contact:
Gloria Silvestri-Whitcomb

805/658-4319

gloria.silvestri-whitcomb@ventura.org