Drop-off Center Services - Trash

Trash: (Sticker Required)

A Resident Trash Sticker is required to utilize this area.

One visit per day and must be a Braintree resident with current trash sticker affixed to vehicle registered in the Town of Braintree. This service is intended for the occasional extra trash a resident might have when they do not wish to wait until their next curbside pickup.

Sticker cost is included in the trash fee paid by residents with curbside collection and can be obtained at the Collector’s Office/Town Hall 781-794-8130) Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Acceptable Items

  • 2 bulk items (furniture and appliances)
  • 2 to 3 barrels/bags/boxes of trash
  • 3 (tied) bundles of wood or carpet (in 3 foot lengths)

Excess Trash - One-Load Permit: (Sticker Required)

One visit per day and must be a Braintree resident with current trash sticker affixed to a vehicle registered in the Town of Braintree.  A special ‘One Load Permit’ can be purchased from the Collector’s Office at the Town Hall at a cost of $25.  This permit allows a pick-up or SUV to bring one load up to 500 lbs. to the Drop-Off center.  Multiple permits can be purchased and there is no expiration date.  The permit is non-transferable and is not available to Commercial Businesses, Condominiums or Apartment Buildings.

The “One-Load Permit” is only valid at the Braintree Residential Drop-Off Center. The permit cannot be used at the Covanta Transfer Facility.

Excessive trash that is generated by cleanouts due to moving, periodic 'house cleanings' by residents not participating in the curbside program must be disposed of by renting a dumpster or can be taken to:

Covanta Transfer Facility

  • Phone: 781-843-6209

Hours are from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday through Saturday. Special pricing for All Braintree residents- including Condo owners. (Payment by credit card only and proof of residency required.) Construction and demolition material not accepted per DEP regulations.

  • Up to 500 pounds - $50 minimum charge
  • Over 500 pounds, 10 cents per pound