Transfer Station

5515 Harborside Drive
Galveston, TX 77554

Phone: 409-741-1258

Galveston residents may make one trip per month and leave up to 1,000 pounds of material at the station. You must present a current water bill and have proper identification.

When dropping off refuse at the transfer station on Harborside Drive you will be required to wear a hard hat and a vest in addition to proving proof residency and a current utility bill.

Residents can drop off items at the transfer station if they’re cleaing up between trash days. If you do not have a hard hat or vest, BFI landfill has them available for purchase.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
7:00 AM - 4:45 PM

7:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Accepted Materials

  • Building Materials
  • Items that will not fit in your garbage cart
  • Roofing Materials

Not Accepted Materials

  • Combustible Materials
  • Compressed Aerosol Cans (cans must be empty)
  • Concrete
  • Concrete
  • Freon
  • Gasoline
  • Kerosene
  • Paint
  • Tires