Soil Treatment Facilities (Landfarm)

"Landfarm facility" is a solid waste management system engaged in the controlled remediation through landfarm treatment technologies of non-hazardous contaminated soil that is not subject to regulation under the underground storage tank/leaking underground storage tank statutes and rules found in Title 75, chapter 11, MCA, and ARM Title 17, chapter 56.

"Major landfarm facility" is a facility that has 8,000 cubic yards or more of contaminated soil, from single or multiple events, undergoing treatment and accepted for treatment at the facility at any time during a calendar year.

"Intermediate landfarm facility" is a facility that has more than 1,600 cubic yards but less than 8,000 cubic yards of contaminated soil, from single or multiple events, undergoing treatment and accepted for treatment at the facility at any time during a calendar year.

"Minor landfarm facility" is a facility that has up to 1,600 cubic yards of contaminated soil from single or multiple events either undergoing treatment or accepted for treatment at the facility.

"One-time landfarm" is a facility for remediation of less than 1,600 cubic yards of non-hazardous contaminated soil generated from a single event, regardless of the source.


Click on a link below to open the application form.  The form may then be completed online, printed, and mailed with all required attachments to the address below.

Permitting & Compliance Division
Waste and Underground Tank Management Bureau
Solid Waste Program
PO Box 200901
Helena, MT 59620-0901

New License Application:

Guide and Reports:

Fees:


Landfarm Facility Type

Application Review Fee
Annual License Fee Annual Disposal
Fee/Ton
License Transfer
Fee
Major landfarm facility $3,600 $1,800 $0.40 $600
Intermediate landfarm facility $2,400 $1,200 $0.40 $480
Minor landfarm facility $1,200 $600 $0.40 $360
One-time landfarm
(≥800 cubic yds)
$500 $0 $0.00 $0
One-time landfarm
(<800 cubic yds)
$200 $0 $0.00 $0