Transfer Station/Recycling Center

(603) 942-9105

1 Town Works Way
Northwood, NH 03261


General Information

Recycling is mandatory in the Town of Northwood. 

Recycling not only keeps unnecessary waste out of landfills, it saves tax dollars. The Northwood Board of Selectmen is advised on waste management and recycling issues by the TSAC Committee.


The Recycling/Transfer Station is 1/2 mile east of the Town Hall on the south side of First NH Turnpike (Route 4).

Hours of Operation

Year Round HoursJanuary 1 to December 31
Saturday8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
1:00 PM to 7:00 PM
1:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Holidays when the Transfer Station is Closed:

Sunday January 1, 2023- New Year's Day

Monday January 16, 2023 - Martin Luther King Jr./Civil Rights Day

Monday February 20, 2023 - President's Day

Monday May 29, 2023 - Memorial Day

Monday September 4, 2023 - Labor Day

Monday October 9, 2023- Columbus Day

Monday December 25, 2023- Christmas Day

Monday January 1, 2024- New Year's Day


Click HERE for a printable brochure

Transfer Station/Recycling Center Fees - Effective November 1, 2022

Appliances (w/CFC) Freezers & refrigerators with doors removed, air conditioners

$15.00 each

Appliances (w/o CFC) Microwaves, stoves, dryers, washers, water heaters, furnaces, water tanks

No Charge


No Charge

Computers, Monitors, Laptops

$5.00 each

Construction/Demo Debris

$5.00 per cubic foot

(truck load = L x W x H multiplied by $5.00)

Furniture – Chairs, couches, mattresses, box springs, rugs, painted or stained wood furniture

$10.00 each

Sleeper Sofa

$20.00 each


$60.00 each

Televisions – 10 to 21 inches

$5.00 each

    21 to 25 inches

$10.00 each

    25 to 32 inches

$15.00 each

    Big Screen TV’s and Console TV’s

$25.00 each

Tires – 13 to 17 inches

$5.00 each

Off Road 24”

$7.00 each

    Tractor/truck tires

$75.00 whole OR $25.00 quartered

Replacement Permit

$5.00 each

Swap Shop Information

The purpose of the Swap Shop is to stop putting things in the waste that others can use.  It is for residents only.  Items must be clean, usable, and in good working order.  Items must be presented to attendant for inspection.  After inspection, resident may place items in building.  Items are free to other residents.  Items are taken at no guarantee of ability to function as expected.  The Town assumes no responsibility for any result for use of said items.  If item is not picked up by another resident, it will be disposed of at the attendants discretion.

All items with a disposal fee must be paid for before being placed in swap shop.


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