Hingham Dump Hours: Everything You Need to Know


Transfer Station



Are you a Hingham resident looking for information on the town’s dump hours? Look no further! In this article, we’ll provide you with all the essential details you need to know about the Hingham Transfer Station, including its hours of operation, acceptable waste items, and fees. Whether you’re a homeowner cleaning out your basement or a contractor working on a construction project, this guide will help you dispose of your waste responsibly and efficiently.

Hingham Transfer Station Hours

The Hingham Transfer Station is open to residents and certain small businesses with proper permits during the following hours:

  • Thursday: 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Friday: 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Saturday: 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Sunday: 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Holiday Closures

Please note that the Transfer Station will be closed on the following holidays:

  • Sunday, March 31, 2024
  • Thursday, July 4, 2024
  • Thursday, November 28, 2024

Acceptable Waste Items

The Hingham Transfer Station accepts a wide range of waste items, including:

  • Household rubbish: Bagged household waste, such as food scraps, paper products, and packaging.
  • Bulky waste: Furniture, rugs, mattresses, and other large items.
  • Construction and demolition waste: Wood, drywall, roofing shingles, and other materials generated from construction or demolition projects.
  • Electronics: TVs, computers, monitors, and other electronic devices.
  • Appliances: Refrigerators, stoves, microwaves, and other household appliances.


Fees for waste disposal at the Hingham Transfer Station vary depending on the type of waste and the quantity. Here is a general overview of the fees:

  • Household rubbish: $15 per bag
  • Bulky waste: $120 per ton, with a minimum charge of $15 for up to 250 lbs.
  • Construction and demolition waste: $120 per ton, with a minimum charge of $15 for up to 250 lbs.
  • Electronics: $15 per item
  • Appliances: $15 per item

Additional Information

  • Permits: Small businesses that wish to dispose of waste at the Transfer Station must obtain a permit from the Public Works office.
  • Vehicle restrictions: Box trucks and utility trailers larger than 5×9 are prohibited from the Transfer Station. Residential vehicles have a cubic yard limit of no more than 3 cubic yards. Commercial vehicles have a cubic yard limit of no more than 5 cubic yards.
  • Wood waste: All wood waste must be cut into 3-foot lengths.


The Hingham Transfer Station provides a convenient and efficient way for residents and businesses to dispose of their waste. By following the guidelines outlined in this article, you can ensure that your waste is disposed of properly and responsibly. For more information, please visit the Transfer Station’s website at https://www.hingham-ma.gov/292/Transfer-Station or call the Public Works office at 781-741-1430.


Bulky, Construction & Demolition Waste


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