Titles of the SWA Code

  •  Title I: Definition of terms.
  •  Title II: Franchise regulation for commercial waste hauling in the SWA Region.
  •  Title III: Solid waste facility reporting requirements.
  •  Title IV: Recycling requirements for all multi-family dwellings and businesses.
  •  Title V: Enforcement provisions.

Administrative Rules

Financial Incentives

SWA Dissolution​​

Effective July 1, 2021, the SWA will dissolve and the City of Sacramento will assume the duties of regulating commercial waste management within city limits and the County of Sacramento will assume the duties of regulating commercial waste management within unincorporated county limits.​

Due to the dissolution​, both the City of Sacramento and County of Sacramento have amended their codes to include commercial solid waste code. These newly adopted codes can be found in​ Chapter 13.24 of the City of ​Sacramento Code and in Chapter 6.20 of the Sacramento County Code (Item #29).