Documents & Forms - Billing Services

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Ada County Billing Services

Upon completion, please submit the (4) forms below to: acbs@adacounty.id.gov or mail to ACBS, P O Box 2780, Boise, ID 83701

  • Residential billings are mailed to the property owner of record unless otherwise authorized in writing.
  • To have bills mailed to a party other than the owner, (such as a tenant or property manager) complete, sign and return the Owner Authorization for Billing to a 2nd Party form.
  • If signing the authorization on behalf of the property owner as Manager or Agent, please also return a copy of the first and signature page(s) of the management agreement authorizing you to do so.
  • Delinquent trash bills may be certified to the property tax roll, creating a first priority non-dischargeable property lien.  If a tenant or agent fails to pay the bill, the owner is responsible for payment of the delinquency and associated collection fees.
  • To initiate deductions from your bank account for payment of your trash bill, complete, sign and return the authorization form below (along with a copy of your “voided” check).
  • Quarterly automatic payments for Residential trash service will be deducted from your bank account on AUGUST 10th, NOVEMBER 10th , FEBRUARY 10th & MAY 10th
  • Monthly automatic payments for Commercial trash service will be deducted from your bank account on the 25th of each month.
  • If you use a commercial dumpster account to regularly dispose of household waste in compliance with Ada County’s mandatory residential trash service, you may apply for a waiver of residential curbside service.
  • To apply for a waiver, please complete, sign and return the Commercial Service for Residential Premises form.
  • A residential customer may apply for an exemption due to extreme and unusual circumstances (i.e. military service, institutionalization, extended hospital admission, uninhabitable premises, etc. This application should only be used for circumstances unrelated to financial hardship.
  • The Board of Ada County Commissioners will review your request and determine if a waiver is in order. Service waivers are usually limited to one year and must be renewed annually.

Department of Indigent Services

To apply for exemption from payment for trash service based upon inability to pay for the service, please complete the form return to:

Ada County Department of Indigent Services,
252 E Front Street, Suite 199
Boise, ID  83701
208-287-7960

Such application shall be submitted to the Department of Indigent Services prior to consideration by the Board of Ada County Commissioners.  If approved by the board, the exemption is valid for one year from the date of approval.  Upon expiration of one year, the residential customer may submit a new application.