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Bags, Stickers, Bins & Fees
**Current (Gray) Resident Stickers Do Not Need to be Renewed for 2015-2016**

Annual RTS Sticker

Residents and commercial entities must have an up-to-date RTS sticker affixed to their windshield in order to enter the RTS. A commercial hauler sticker must be renewed annually and is good through March 31 of each year.

2015-2016 Sticker Rates

Standard (Residential) Sticker
Senior Standard Sticker
Additional Sticker
Hauler/Commercial Sticker
Replacement Sticker
Lost or Stolen Sticker
RTS Weekly Pass

To Get an RTS Sticker In Person
Complete the Sticker Application Form below and take it with you to the Treasurer / Collector’s Office, 1417 Highland Street, weekdays 8:30 a.m. to  5 p.m.  Commercial sticker requires payment, checks made out to Town of Needham.

To Get an RTS Sticker By Mail
Mail a completed application form and a self-addressed stamped envelope to:
Treasurer / Collector’s Office
Town of Needham
P.O. Box 920636
Needham, MA 02492
Commercial haulers should include a check made out to Town of Needham.

If you have a question about purchasing an RTS sticker, please call the Treasurer / Collector’s Office at 781-455-7500, ext. 212.

Yellow Pay-As-You-Throw Trash Bags
Residents must purchase special yellow trash bags to dispose of their trash. Bags come in two sizes and are priced as follows:

Effective August 1, 2016, the price of small bags will be $10.75 per package of 10.  Large bag prices have not changed.
Large bags (30 gallons)
$19.00 per package of 10 ($1.90 each)
Small bags (15 gallon) $10.50 per package of 10 ($1.05 each)

Needham Yellow BagsNeedham Yellow Bags
Bags may be purchased at the following locations:
  • Harvey's Hardware
  • Roche Bros Supermarket
  • Sudbury Farms Supermarket
  • Taylor's Stationery
  • Tedeschi Food Shop
  • Walgreens Drug Store
  • Town Treasurer's Office at Town Hall

Large Items

Fees for items that do not fit in a yellow trash bag are as follows. Payment is by check only. New rates are effective as of April 1, 2013.

Bulky Items
    Carpet (10 x 10)
    Upholstered Chair
    Sleep Sofa
    Mattress / Box Spring (Each)
    Toilet / Porcelain Sink
    Small Item
    Medium Item
    Large Item
Propane Tank
TV or Computer Monitor
Clean-Outs and Commercial Waste (Per Ton)
Minimum Scale Fee (Effective July 1, 2013)

Recycling Bin

Recycling Bins

Recycling bins are available for $5.00 at the DPW, 500 Dedham Avenue, weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.