Laconia Transfer Station

Sketch that shows the location of the Transfer Station

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

Hours of Operation 

Monday Through Friday7:30 am to 3:30 pm
Saturday8:00 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).

Admission

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. 

UNTIL THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC IS UNDER CONTROL, DAY PASSES MAY BE PURCHASED AT THE TRANSFER STATION WITH CASH, CHECK, OR CREDIT CARD. BE PREPARED TO SHOW PROOF OF RESIDENCY.

ANNUAL DUMP STICKERS MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE CITY CLERK’S OR TAX OFFICE BY MAILING A $20 CHECK AND A COPY OF YOUR VALID VEHICLE REGISTRATION TO: CITY OF LACONIA, PO BOX 489, LACONIA, NH 03247. YOU MAY ALSO USE THE CITY HALL DROP BOX -- LOCATED ON THE OUTSIDE OF THE BUILDING TO THE LEFT OF THE DOOR.


ItemCostIssued to
Day Pass$3.00Laconia Property Owners
Laconia Residents
Contractors working at Laconia Residences
Annual Dump Sticker
(good for the calendar year)
$20.00Laconia Property Owners
Laconia Residents

 

Disposal Fees

In addition to admission, there may be fees associated with what you are disposing of. We encourage residents to use 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
Trash
less than 100 pounds
more than 100 pounds
    more than 1 ton (commercial)

$5.00 per load
$5.00 + $0.047 per pound over 100 pounds
$94.00 per ton
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)

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
$7.50 per each 100 pound increment



Call first for large volumes: 528-5822
Yard Waste (residents must empty bags of yard clippings and leaves unless compostable paper bags are used)Free (stop on the scales first anyway)
Tires (can be on rims)
automobile
    dump truck

$3.00 each
$5.00 each
Motor Oil (no additives)Free (stop on the scale first anyway)
Propane Tanks$5.00 each