Transfer Station/Recycling Center

The Oceana County Transfer Station and Recycling Center is located in Ferry Township on M-20, 5.5 miles east of Oceana Drive. The facility is open Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM to serve Oceana County residents.

The Transfer Station accepts both residential and commercial trash and recyclable items. Please see below for a list of items accepted and their associated costs.

The Transfer Station Fee Schedule was updated effective 2/1/2023.  Please click here for the new rates.


Those found in violation of Transfer Station item disposal guidelines noted above will be subject to an additional $20.00 surcharge for disposal.


All patrons at the Oceana County Transfer Station and Recycling Center are encouraged to separate and recycle the following items in order to save money, save landfill space, and slow the consumption of natural resources.

Household Hazardous Waste

The Oceana County Transfer Station and Recycling Center does not accept hazardous waste. Oceana County does host an annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day, however, the third Saturday in August at the Hart Department of Public Works (1010 S State St, Hart, MI 49420) from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM.


Contact Transfer Station/Recycling Center

Main Phone: (231) 861-6394

Address Oceana County Transfer Station
1615 East M-20
Shelby, MI 49455

Hours Tuesdays, Thursday, and Saturdays
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM