Trash Bills / Sticker / Permits

Trash Bills/Fees

Trash bills are issued annually and must be paid by July 1. The base annual fee is $150 for each residence.  Senior discounts may be applicable. Services are provided by Collector’s Office at Town Hall (Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.). Payment of this fee provides for weekly curbside collection of trash and recycling and seasonal collection of yard waste including Christmas trees.   Payment also allows use of the:

Residential Trash and Recycling Drop-Off Center
257 Ivory Street
Braintree, MA 02184

and the 

Compost Drop-Off Site
225 Plain Street
Braintree, MA 02184

As long as you obtain a valid sticker for your vehicle.  This sticker also includes parking at Sunset Lake.

Trash Stickers

A Resident Trash Sticker is required to use the Residential Trash/Recycling Drop Off Center and the Compost Drop Off site. The Sticker cost is included in your annual trash fee and can be obtained at the Treasurer/Collector’s Office at Town Hall (Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m.).

To obtain a sticker, please bring a copy of your car registration with you when you pay your trash fee and a sticker will be provided at no additional cost. (Car registration must be to the same address as the trash fee). The sticker must be placed on the driver’s side of your car windshield.

Excess Trash - One Load Permits

1. Available only to Braintree residents who have paid the annual trash fee.
2.Available only to Braintree residents who have a current trash sticker affixed to a vehicle registered in the Town of Braintree. 
3.This “One-Load Permit” is NON-transferable and is NOT available to Commercial Businesses, Condominiums  or Apartment Buildings. 
4.This “One-Load Permit” is only valid at the Braintree Residential Drop-Off Center. 
5.Only One Visit Per Day with up to 500 lbs. is allowed. 
6.Multiple permits can be purchased and there is no expiration date. 
7.This “One-Load Permit” cannot be used at the Covanta Transfer Facility. 
8.Purchase at the Collector’s Office at the Town Hall at a cost of $25. (781-794-8130) 

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 - (781-843-6209) Mon-Sat 7am-3pm
Special pricing for all Braintree residents including Condo owners. (Payment by credit card only and proof of residency required) Up to 500 lbs.- $50 minimum Over 500 lbs.- 10cents per pound

Construction and demolition material not accepted per DEP regulations.