Procedures and Rates

1.   Vehicle permit stickers are $5.00 annually. The color of the sticker will change year-to-year. Stickers will be valid until December 31.

2.   Disposal of certain materials require disposal tickets, which are $5.00 each.  Tickets are available at Town Hall, Public Works, Shaw's, Hannaford, Town Landing Market, and Waldo's.  Most materials will cost 1 or 2 tickets ($5.00 or $10.00).  Tickets are not available for sale at the Transfer Station.

Disposal rates are as follows:

  • Computer Monitor:  1 Ticket
  • Appliance:  2 Tickets
  • Television (<40"):  1 Ticket
  • Propane Tank:  1 Ticket
  • Television (console or >40"):  2 Tickets
  • Car Battery:  1 Ticket
  • Computer Hard Drive:  1 Ticket
  • Tire:  1 Ticket
  • Printer/scanner/copier:  1 Ticket
  • Commercial Brush:  2 Tickets (pickup load)
  • Commercial Leaves:  2 Tickets (pickup load)
  • Bulky Waste (under 35lbs):  1 Ticket
  • Bulky Waste (over 35lbs):  2 Tickets
  • Fluorescent Lights/Tubes:  1 Ticket (for up to 2 lights)

Items not accepted:

  • Stumps
  • Concrete
  • Bricks
  • Shingles
  • Sheetrock
  • Pressure Treated Wood
  • All Construction Debris

There is no charge for the following materials:

  • Waste oil
  • gas
  • antifreeze
  • water-based paint
  • cardboard
  • recyclables
  • leaves and brush (residential)
  • compact fluorescent light bulbs
  • wood pallet
  • metal cell phones mercury-containing thermostats/devices
  • re-usable commodities (as determined by the Town)
  • rechargeable batteries

Christmas trees can be disposed of year-round at the Transfer Station. Be sure to remove all tinsel, wire, bases, and decorations before disposing.

All non-recyclable materials taken to the Transfer Station must be in the Falmouth yellow trash bags or have a disposal ticket. If you have any questions about disposal of items at the Transfer Station, contact Public Works at 781-3919.