Transfer Station

Transfer Station Operations

The Town of Enfield Transfer Station is for recycling, bulky waste and yard waste, and is located at 77 Town Farm Road.

Transfer Station


  • Tuesday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The station is closed on holidays. In the event of a Monday holiday, the transfer station will be closed on Tuesday.

Any questions or concerns, particularly those relating to commercial permits, borrowed vehicles and temporary permits should be directed to the Refuse and Resource Management Division at 860-763-7527.

Transfer Station Procedures

Residential Usage & Fees

Permits are available for purchase at the Transfer Station - vehicle registration showing Enfield residency is required. With a valid permit, yard waste may be brought to the Transfer Station and disposed of without additional fees. No permit is required and there are no fees charged for scrap metal, recyclables, televisions, microwaves, and electronics. Residents bringing other materials will be required to have a current residential permit and will be charged an additional weight fee (see below).

Staff will be on site to assist residents with any questions or concerns. Vehicles will be required to weigh in and weigh out for record keeping and billing purposes.

Type of Load
One-day temporary residential permit
Annual residential permit
Disposal rate (residential) for loads up to 260 pounds (flat fee)
Disposal rate (residential) per pound of material for loads over 260 pounds (for entire load) $0.07
Disposal of refrigeration units, per unit (includes refrigerators, air conditioners, dehumidifiers, etc.)
Curbside residential bulky pickup. Fee is per collection, not per item. (Call the office at 860-763-7560 for additional information.) $150.00

Commercial Usage & Fees

An annual commercial permit can be purchased at the Public Works Department at 40 Moody Road. The one day permit may be paid for at the transfer station directly.  Note that non-residential contractors must show a copy of the building permit for the location they are contracting at to use the Transfer Station.

Type of Load
Annual commercial vehicle permit* $120.00
Disposal rate (commercial) per pound of material (this charge is for everything brought to the transfer station, including yard waste etc.)
One day vehicle permit

* Commercial vehicle shall be defined as any commercially registered vehicle or any vehicle rated over 10,000 pounds GVW

Prohibited Items

The following items are NOT accepted at the Transfer Station:

  • Hazardous Waste
  • Household Trash
  • Tires on rims
  • Rocks
  • Concrete
  • Asphalt
  • Logs greater than 12 inches in diameter
  • Stumps

Transfer Station Operation Fact Sheet

The Transfer Station is a convenient location to dispose of bulky items that can't be thrown into your refuse tipper. Please consider recycling when you make a trip to the Transfer Station. Textiles should be separated and placed in our textile recycling trailer. Electronics may be placed in the electronics recycling area. Cardboard and other single stream recycling items may be disposed of in our single stream recycling dumpsters. Scrap metal can be placed in the scrap metal dumpster. All of these recyclable items are free to dispose of. State and Federal law prohibit the improper disposal of recyclable materials and the Staff at the Transfer Station is on site to assist you with any questions you may have.

If you have any further questions or comments, please email us or call 860-763-7527.