Trash/Recycling Contact & Billing Information

Joanne Yost, Facilities & Operations Manager
Lancaster Township Municipal Office
Phone: (717) 291-1213, Ext. 301

Waste Management weather/service alerts affecting collection, visit:

Trash and recycling bills are mailed out twice a year:

  1. April 1 (payment is due April 30)
  2. October 1 (payment is due October 30)

New rates effective with April 2019 billing:

  • Regular rate is $122.50 every six months.
  • 10% Senior discount rate (age 60+) is $110.25 every six months. If you will be 60 by the time the new bills are mailed out, bring your ID to the township office to qualify for the discounted rate.

Payment options:

  1. Pay bill online by credit card or by check:  Click
  2. Pay bill in person by cash, check, or credit card:  M-F, 8am-4pm. BRING THE TRASH BILL WITH YOU. If paying by check,  write your account # on your check. 
  3. Mail paymentINCLUDE the PAYMENT STUB along with your check, and write your account # on your check.
  4. After-hours drop box for trash payments:  Located on the Maple Avenue side of the township building. If using the drop box, INCLUDE the PAYMENT STUB along with your payment, and place in a SEALED envelope. If paying by check, write you account # on your check.