Bulk Trash appointments must be scheduled in person during the hours of 7:00 am – 4:00 pm at the Department of Public Works, 34 Middletown Avenue. The service costs $50.00 and is available to New Haven Residents only. Residents are allowed two pickups a year and must bring proof of city residency to schedule an appointment. Picture ids such as; driver’s license, city resident or state card, must have a current New Haven address on it. Check or money order for $50.00 must be made payable to Treasurer City of New Haven. Appointments are then scheduled by neighborhoods.
Please note: At different times throughout the year we may have to suspend scheduling Bulk Trash Appointments. Please call (203) 946-7700 to ensure that we are scheduling appointments before you come to our office at 34 Middletown Avenue to book one.
When scheduling the appointment, residents will receive information about Bulk Trash guidelines (download flyer). Failure to follow the guidelines will result in a fine.
If you need more information about Bulk Trash or if you are a New Haven landlord who needs to provide Bulk Trash information to your tenants please download this brochure.
If your bulk items are gently used, consider donating them to one of the local New Haven non-profits that are listed on this flyer
Coupons, allowing New Haven Residents to utilize the Transfer Station’s drop off services for free, are also available at the DPW office. Whether residents schedule a Bulk Appointment or not, they can acquire 4 yard waste coupons (trees, branches, leaves only) and 4 residential waste coupons (tires, metal, electronics) valid for one year. Coupons are redeemable at the Transfer Station where an attendant is on duty to collect them from Monday – Saturday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.