Transfer Station


Effective Saturday, April 25th

Starting Saturday, April 25th, the schedule for the transfer station will be:

Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m. Household trash, recycling, brush and bulky waste

Sunday 8:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Household trash, recycling, brush and bulky waste

Wednesday 8:00 a.m. – Noon Seniors Only - (60+ Years Old  - CDC uses to define the elderly risk group for COVID-19)- Household trash, recycling, brush and bulky

Noon – 3:45 p.m. Household trash, recycling, brush and bulky waste

The Swap Shop remains closed and there will be no collection of plastic bags.

Masks or face coverings are required. Please maintain social distancing.


The Transfer Station will resume accepting bulky waste, mattresses, tires and electronics starting Wednesday, April 8th. Wednesdays will be dedicated to these items only and Wednesdays will be the only day of the week to drop them off. No household waste will be accepted on Wednesdays. Household waste/recycling will be accepted on Saturdays and Sundays. Please bear with us as we try to balance waste disposal needs and social distancing requirements.

The Transfer Station is located on Route 154, just north of Haddam Meadows State Park.  If you do not have a private trash collection service, trash and recyclables should be brought separated to the Transfer Station.  To assure that only Haddam residents us the Transfer Station, a current Haddam sticker must be displayed in order to use the facility.  Stickers are good for the fiscal year (July through June) and may be purchased for a $75 fee (Residents 65 and older pay $50.00 with proof of age) from the Town Clerk in the Town Office Building.

Requirements for purchasing Transfer Station Permit:

1. Proof of residency.

2. Automobile registration.

3. $75.00 payment for Cash or Check NO Credit or Debit Cards

4. $50.00 payment for seniors over 65 years old. Cash or Check NO Credit or Debit Cards

5. One additional pemit can be purchased with same rules applied.

The operators of the Transfer Station are licensed by the State and will assist residents to assure compliance with the recycling law.

Can you recycle it? Click on ReCollect below to see if your item can be recycled!

ReCollect Recycle Tool