Does the tire environmental fee apply to new leases? Yes. Please see important notice 15-19. December 11, 2017 17:34 Related articles What legislation was passed in 2015 that impacts tire fees? Are tires of new automobiles subject to the tire fee? Does the tire environmental fee apply to dealer trades within the state of Tennessee? Are new tire sales sold to non-residents of Tennessee subject to the tire fee? Where can I learn more about the tire environmental fee on new motor vehicle purchases?