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Solid Waste Disposal Locations, Rates & Material Accepted


Central Transfer Station -- Centralia

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Location: 1411 South Tower Avenue, Centralia, WA

Hours of Operation: Monday - Saturday 7:30 A.M. --5:30 P.M.

Phone Number: 360-740-1481 Cash, Check or Credit/Debit Cards are accepted at the Central Transfer Station in Centralia.

East Lewis County Transfer Station -- Morton

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Location: 6745 U.S. Hwy 12, Morton, WA ( 2 miles East of Morton)

Hours of Operation: Monday - Saturday 8:30 A.M. -- 5:00 P.M.

Phone Number: 360-496-5095 Cash, Check or Credit/Debit Cards are accepted at the East Lewis County Transfer Station.

February 1, 2014 the Tipping Fees at both transfer stations, will increase $8.00 per ton to a total of $90.00 per ton.

  • The minimum fee for refuse disposal at both transfer stations is $10.00 for 200 #'s or less. The 3.6% Solid Waste refuse tax (SWRT) is included in each transaction of $10.00.
  • New express service: at Central Transfer Station Only: $10.00 paid at the inbound window allows you to dump up to 6 (six) 32 gallon cans, this service saves the trip to the tipping floor and you do not need to weigh out. INQUIRE AT THE INBOUND SCALE WINDOW.
  • Garbage: $90.00 per ton ($10.00 minimum for 200 pounds or less)
  • Asbestos: (Central Transfer Station Only): $87.00 per ton ($25.00 minimum charge)
  • Wood Waste: $60.00 per ton ($5.00 minimum for 160 pounds or less.) See "composting link" or "transfer station recycling link" for a list of noxious weeds that are not allowed in the wood waste.
  • Yard Waste: lawn clippings, garden spoils, leaves or yard trimmings: $60.00 per ton ($5.00 minimum for 160 pounds or less.) See "composting link" or "transfer station recycling link" for a list of noxious weeds that are not allowed in the yard waste.
  • Appliances: $10.00 each (Refrigerators and freezers must have doors removed.)
  • Passenger tires without rims: $3.00 each
  • Truck tires without rims: $8.00 each
  • Tires with rims: $90.00 per ton (maximum of 20 tires per load)
  • TVs: $8.00 each ( (GoodWill and Visiting Nurses accept all e-cycle items for free through a WA State program).
  • Computer monitors and Laptops: $8.00 each (GoodWill and Visiting Nurses accept all e-cycle items for free through a WA State program).
  • Computer towers: $2.00 each (GoodWill and Visiting Nurses accept all e-cycle items for free through a WA State program).
  • Miscellaneous electronics: $90.00 per ton ($10.00 minimum for 200 pounds or less) Note: This material goes in the garbage.
  • Fluorescent Lights (Charges apply for more than 15 lights per visit per day)
  • 4 foot straight light -- $0.40 each
  • 8 foot straight light -- $0.80 each
  • 6 foot straight light -- $0.60 each
  • Compact Fluorescent light -- $0.50 each
  • U-Tube light -- $1.00 each
  • High Intensity Discharge Light -- $1.00 each
  • Specialty Light -- $2.50 each

Transfer Station Holidays

The transfer stations are closed on the following holidays:

  • New Year's Day
  • Fourth of July
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

Curbside Garbage Pickup

Private garbage companies typically provide garbage containers for their customers. The companies provide various sizes of containers. Pick-up schedules are determined by need and neighborhood routes. Please contact the company in your neighborhood for your residential or business garbage disposal needs.

  • Centralia: 360-736-4769
  • Chehalis: 360-748-1502
  • Rural Centralia/Chehalis: 360-736-5282
  • City of Vader: 360-295-3222
  • Other areas of Lewis County: 800-525-4167