Transfer Station


Location: Shoddy Mill Road  Contact: 860-742-4049
Hours: Wednesdays and Saturdays 8:00 A.M. to 3:50 P.M.

As of July 1, 2018 all residents must have a vehicle sticker to use Andover’s Transfer Station.

  • Available in Town Clerk’s Office – STICKER FEE APPLIES
  • Vehicle must be present to apply sticker
  • Residential stickers are good for fiscal calendar year July 1 to June 30
  • Seasonal stickers are good from April 1st until October 31st
  • **Any questions please call the Town Clerk’s office at 860-742-0188, ext. 2


Items that can be brought to the Transfer Station

  • Household waste
  • Bulky waste (furniture, large toys, etc.)
  • Recyclables-SINGLE STREAM (plastics 2-9), glass, paper and cardboard – can be mixed)  2017_Recycle_CT_Brochure_
  • Scrap metal
  • Lawn clippings and branches
  • Spent oil
  • Tires (Place in the open shed next to the bottle recycling)
  • Refrigerators and Air Conditioners
  • Mattresses
  • Sofas
  • Carpet (must be cut in 5′ squares or smaller)
  • Electronics, Computers (these are all recycled)
  • Only brush up to three inches in diameter will be accepted at the transfer station brush pile.


  • Household goods for Salvation Army
    Deposit bottles can be donated to benefit various children’s groups
  • Books for women’s shelter

RecycleCT ‘What’s In, What’s Out?’

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Electronics Program  Newtech Recycling Inc

The transfer station accepts many kinds of electronics and computers at no cost.  There is a trailer on the right side as you enter the transfer station. Acceptable items include:
Computers, Monitors, Printers, Televisions, VCRs, DVD Players, Copiers, FAX Machines, Scanners, Video Game Machines, IPods/PDA, Modems, Keyboards, Computer Mice, Stereo Equipment, Telephones, Cellphones, Cameras, Tablets and e-books, Microwaves and other small appliances…

Town of Willington has a hazardous waste drop-off facility that is accessible to Andover town residents. Details can be found on their website or by calling 860-684-3163.