Waste Drop Off Facilities

Public Notice

Currituck County Shawboro Convenience Center will be CLOSED for unexpected repairs until further notice beginning Friday, April 16, 2021.  An update will be posted as soon as the center is able to reopen.  The County is apologies for any inconvenience, please visit one of our other centers for your residential solid waste collection and recycling need.
Convenience Centers

Currituck County has 8 manned Recycling Centers for residential solid waste collection and recycling. Each Convenience Center has the capability to recycle many products.

Effective January 1, 2021, county residents MUST have a solid waste permit decal displayed on their vehicle’s windshield when utilizing one of Currituck’s convenience centers.

    • Knotts Island
      180 Knotts Island Road
      Knotts Island, North Carolina  27950
    • Moyock
      101 Panther Landing Road
      Moyock, North Carolina   27958
    • Shawboro
      426 Shawboro Road
      Shawboro, North Carolina   27973
    • Barco
      183 Shortcut Road
      Barco, North Carolina   27917
      • Grandy
        6815 Caratoke Highway
        Grandy, North Carolina   27939
      • Powells Point
        309 North Spot Road
        Powell’s Point, North Carolina   27966
      • Gibbs Woods
        132 Reeds Road
        Knotts Island,  North Carolina   27950
      • Carova Beach
        2030 Ocean Pearl Road
        Carova, North Carolina   27927


Monday – Saturday             7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sundays                              1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.


The Convenience Centers are closed the following holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Easter Sunday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve at 5:00 p.m.
  • Christmas Day
  • New Year’s Eve at 5:00 p.m.
Transfer Station

The County’s Transfer Station accepts residential and commercial solid waste.

216 Airport Road
Maple, North Carolina 27956


      • Winter Schedule – October 1 through April 30
        Monday – Friday          8:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
        Saturdays                    8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (noon)
      • Summer Schedule – May 1 through September 30 
        Monday – Saturday      8:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.


The Transfer Station is closed Sundays and the following holidays:

      • New Year’s Day
      • Memorial Day
      • Independence Day
      • Labor Day
      • Thanksgiving Day
      • Christmas Day