Transfer Station

Contact the Transfer Station


Transfer Station
5 Woodfin Terrace 
Marblehead, MA 01945


(781) 631-4751


Monday — Saturday:
7:30 am to 3:25 pm
(Closed 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm)

Holidays that the Transfer Station is closed:

Day before New Years, New Years Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President's Day, Patriot's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day after Thanksgiving, Day before Christmas, Christmas Day

Transfer Station versus Dump:

Materials (trash & recycling) brought to the site at Woodfin Terrace are temporarily stored there until they are "transferred" to licensed locations for disposal or reprocessing.

Resident Commercial Landscape Contractor Permit:

This permit allows resident-owned businesses to dispose of leaves and grass in the yard waste area at the Transfer Station. There is a $1,750 per truck fee.

Facilities Sticker:

Facilities Sticker allows residents to enter the Transfer Station to:

  • Drop-off clothing for charities
  • Drop-off trash, recycling & yard waste
  • Pick-up free compost
  • Pick-up items at the Swap Shed
 Box Spring and Mattress Recycling fee: $25.00 for both
Crib Mattress no fee
Free Compost:

Residents with a Facilities Sticker can get free compost at the yard waste area of the Transfer Station.  Remember to bring your own tools and containers.

Large Items:

Refrigerators, freezers or air conditioners can be disposed of at Turner Trucking and Salvage on Commercial Street in Lynn.  Please call them at (781) 595-3741 for more information.