Used Oil Collection Center

The Vehicle Maintenance Department is a state approved used oil collection center. The Tennessee Used Oil Collection Act of 1993 makes it unlawful for any person to discharge used oil where it may harm the environment. It is illegal to dispose of used oil down a drain, into a storm sewer, lake, river, stream, or on the street or the ground.

Policies for Used Oil Collection


  • Five Gallon Limit
  • No Other Fluids Can be Mixed with the Used Oil
  • Residential Only. No Commercial or Businesses
  • Used Oil from Residents within the city limits of Springfield.

Contact Us

  1. Public Works Department
    2809 Clinard Drive
    Springfield, TN 37172
    Phone: 615-384-2746
    Fax: 615-382-2205

    Office Hours
    Monday - Friday
    7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    Allan S. Ellis, PE
    Director of Public Works
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