Laconia Transfer Station

Transfer Station

385 Meredith Center Road
Laconia, NH 03246
(603) 528-5822

Hours of Operation:      

Monday through Friday7:30 am to 3:30 pm
Saturday 8:00 am to Noon

The Transfer Station accepts municipal solid waste (MSW), limited amounts of construction and demolition material, propane tanks, appliances, electronic waste, metal, residential waste oil, and yard waste. There is also a recycling drop-off area. Materials must be segregated. ALL VEHICLES MUST STOP AT THE SCALE HOUSE PRIOR TO ENTERING THE FACILITY.  To see where to unload different types of waste, we have provided a layout map (PDF).  


Laconia residents, who are disposing of only recyclables and yard waste, are admitted free. (Be prepared to show proof of residency). Otherwise admission to the transfer station requires the purchase of an annual dump sticker or a day pass. Annual dump stickers, day passes and dump coupons may be purchased at the Laconia City Clerk's Office in City Hall.

Day Pass$3.00
Annual Dump Sticker$20.00
Dump CouponsIncrements of $5.00

Disposal Fees

In addition to admission, there may be fees associated with what you are disposing of. We encourage residents to use dump coupons, (from the city clerk’s office), credit cards and checks to cover disposal fees. Even if what you are getting rid of is free, all vehicles must stop on the scale prior to entering the facility. Below is a list of disposal fees.

ItemDisposal Fee

    less than 100 pounds

    more than 100 pounds

$5.00 per load

$5.00 + $0.045 per pound over 100 pounds
Appliances$10.00 each
Electronic Waste

    small (CPU's, VCR's, DVD Players, Printers, Scanners, Radios, Fax Machines, Home Copiers, Small Stereos)

    medium (Computer Monitors, Laptop Computers, Small to Medium TV's)

    large (TV's greater than 21", large Stereo Equipment)

$10.00 each

$20.00 each

$30.00 each
Demolition Waste (wood, plaster, insulation, bricks, concrete wallboard, roofing, siding, wall-to-wall carpeting, storm windows/doors)

    less than 100 pounds

    more than 100 pounds

Large volumes (10 wheeler dump loads or more than 4 tons) of demolition waste may be accepted only if arrangements have been made with waste management prior to drop off.


$150.00 per ton

Call first for large volumes. 528-5822 
Yard Waste (yard clippings and leaves in paper bags)Free (Stop on the scales first anyway)
Tires (can be on rims)


    dump truck

$3.00 each

$5.00 each
Motor oil (no additives)Free (Stop on the scales first anyway)
Propane tanks (empty with valve removed)$5.00 each