San Andreas Transfer Station

4285 Highway 49, San Andreas CA (209) 286-1418

All Customers Must Present ID to Verify Residency

  • Because there is no charge for disposal of normal household trash and recyclables, residents of neighboring counties frequently try to dispose of trash at Calaveras County Transfer Stations. Checking IDs is the most effective way to prevent this illegal disposal and to preserve resident tax dollars.
  • Part time Calaveras County residents - Present a copy of your tax bill, showing the Solid Waste fee to the attendant.

Open Fridays through Mondays from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.

Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day and Easter Sunday

What Is Accepted at San Andreas Transfer Station

Household Trash, Recyclables and Cardboard

10 November 2022

Household Trash, Recyclables and Cardboard

  • Household Trash - No more than two cubic yards of household trash can be accepted per day, free of charge (approximate dimensions of the bed of a short bed pick-up truck).
  • Mixed Recyclables - Recycle all plastics marked 1 through 7, including glass, jars, newspaper, aluminum, tin, plastic bottles, paperboard, newspaper, phone books, magazines, office and junk mail in the same container. Both CRV and Non-CRV Plastic will be accepted. To receive money for CRV items, please take them to a CRV Center.
  • Cardboard - boxes must be broken down or flattened prior to being placed in the cardboard compactor.