Waste Transfer Station:


1900 Boston Post Road, Guilford, CT 06437

Hours of Operation:

Monday - 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday - 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Wednesday - Closed

Thursday - 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Friday - 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Saturday- 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Sunday - Closed

Phone: (203) 453-8095



Closed: New Year's Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Half Day (7 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.): Martin Luther King Day, President's Day, Columbus Day and Veteran's Day


The Transfer Station will be closed on Monday, December 26th and Monday, January 2nd.


Refuse Disposal

Although the town has no public rubbish pick-up service; the town does maintain the transfer station, where garbage is received and compacted before being trucked to a plant in Hartford, CT.  The transfer station is for the use of residents and private contractors who collect trash from Guilford homes.


The fee effective July 1, 1997, for dumping 100 pounds is $7.  


The Transfer Station only accepts credit/debit cards, local check and tickets, which can be purchased at the Guilford Town Clerk's Office or Madison Building Department. Cash is not accepted.



The town does not charge residents who drop off fewer than seven televisions or electronics at the Recycling Center.


Brush /Leaf Disposal Hours of Operation 


Located on Sullivan Drive. The hours of operation are Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. Cash is not accepted. You can pay by check or buy a Brush & Leaf Trip ticket at Town Hall South.

**(Anything larger than 3" in diameter will not be accepted)**

There is no charge for disposal of leaves in biodegradable paper bags.  The charge for disposal of brush is based on the size of the vehicle delivering it. Leaves may be deposited at the site on Sullivan Drive, which is off of Goose Lane, at no charge.


Call Town Hall South for schedule 453-8029.


 It is as follows:
1.  Cars/SUV $3/ trip or $15/5 trip


2.  Trucks/Trailers:

  • Pick-Up Truck 0-1 cubic yards $5/trip or $25/5 trip
  • Pick-Up Truck 1-3 cubic yards $10/trip or $50/5 trip
  • Masonry Truck $25/trip or $125/5 trip
  • Large Dump Truck/Trailers $40/trip or $200/5 trip


3.  Dropping off Load of Wood Chips $125/trip or $625/5 trip








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