Convenience and Recycling Centers

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 Recycling Center

Hours of all Newton County Trash Collection Convenience Centers:

Sunday: CLOSED

Monday: CLOSED

Tuesday through Saturday: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Newton County offers Trash Collection Convenience Centers to its residents in the form of six centers. Five of these centers, which are strategically located throughout the county, accept household garbage, bulk waste and recyclables. The sixth center is for recyclables and yard waste only.

A $75 fee and vehicle hang tag is required for access to all six centers. For use of the recycling center, a $24 fee and hang tag is required. Attendants at the convenience centers began check for these hang tags upon entrance to the centers. Residents who do not presently display a Newton County vehicle hang tag must complete an application and show proof of residency with a tax or utility bill, mortgage statement or lease agreement.

Residents may purchase hang tags online at or in person at Newton County Historic Courthouse, 1124 Clark Street, Covington, GA 30014. Purchases at these two locations are available Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - noon and 1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

The five centers to remain open, with adjusted hours of 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, are:

Adams Circle - 2010 Adams Circle

Stone Road - 70 Stone Road

Stewart - 14645 Highway 36

Piper Road - 10545 Highway 36

Oak Hill - 112 Oak Hill Road

*Bypass - 11575 Covington Bypass Road

*Indicates recycling-only center

How to get your hang tags:

Order online by clicking here:

Click on and print out these forms and mail or bring in to the Newton County Historic Courthouse.

Private Residential Haulers operating in Newton County:

Burgess Hauling



Peach State Disposal
(offers curbside recycling)


Republic Services

NOTE:  Newton County neither recommends nor endorses any company listed. This list may not be all-inclusive. Rates, options, service areas, and days of service vary and change often. Please call companies for the most current information. 


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