Transfer Station

Ashburnham Transfer Station - Price List

Located at: 356 Winchendon Road, Route 12

To use the Ashburnham Transfer Station, you must be a resident and must have a Town purchased sticker placed on the trash bag. The trash shall be normal 32–35-gallon trash bags. For bulky items such as tires, appliances, etc. a large bulk item sticker will be required. Please see the following list for fees for bulky items accepted. Bulk Item Stickers Must Be Purchased at Town Hall. No construction debris is allowed. Recycling can still be dropped off at the Transfer Station and also requires one sticker per load. No refunds are allowed on purchased stickers.

Stickers for trash bags and recycling are available at the Town Hall/Collectors office (M-T 7 am-5 pm) or at the Ashburnham Hardware, Countryland and Tweedo's during regular business hours. Note: No stickers can be purchased at the transfer station.

Fee Schedule - Effective March 24, 2023

  • Household solid waste (trash 32 to 35-gallon bag): $5 per bag
  • Resident Recycling: $5 per trip
    (Cardboard boxes need a sticker - No commercial recycling)
  • Tire- Car no rim: $5 per tire
  • Tire- Truck no rim: $10 per tire
  • CRT- TV and computer screens: $50
  • Car Batteries: $25
  • Sofa - Love seat: $30
  • Upholster Chair/Car Seats: $20
  • Sleep Sofa and Recliners: $45
  • Chairs to a desk/table: $5
  • Propane Tank (empty): $15
  • A/C units/Fridges -any unit containing CFCs: $65
  • White Goods/metal (no CFCs): $20
    (Washer/Dryer/Stoves)
  • Dishwasher: $25
  • Toilet or sink: $25
  • Carpet per roll: $20
  • Floor lamp: $5
  • Wood Furniture: $5 Small / $10 Large
  • Speakers: $5 Small / $10 Large

No Charge Items

  • Treadmills
  • Gas Grills
  • Microwaves
  • Hot Water Heater
  • Lawn Mowers
  • Bicycles
  • Yard Waste (OK if not bagged)
  • Leaves must be separate from brush
  • Brush (4 inches or less)
    No Trees or stumps!

Items Not Accepted

  • Construction debris (Wood, etc.)
  • Pressurized Tanks/Propane Tanks
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Wood
  • Windows
  • Vinyl
  • Fiberglass Tub or surroundings
  • Shower Glass Door
  • Mattresses/Box Springs
  • Hazardous Waste (Spray Paint, chemicals, etc.)
  • Fluorescent Bulbs
  • Waste Oil/Anti-freeze

Area Recyclers