Public Works and Environmental Services

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our administrative offices are open to the public by appointment only at this time. Please call or email 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Mon. - Fri. The permit office is open to the public with or without appointment 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Mon. - Fri.

TTY 711

12000 Government Center Parkway
Suite 448, Fairfax, Va 22035

John Kellas,
Deputy Director, Solid Waste Management


Please check this website before visiting our disposal sites.

At Home Curbside Pickup

If you have collection service through a private company, please contact them directly for schedule information. Visit Permitted Solid Waste Collection Companies.

For customers with trash collection through Fairfax County Government, see schedule and service details specific to these Sanitary District Customers at County Collection Customer Notices

Please take our Customer Satisfaction Survey.

Document Shredding Event on Saturday, December 5, 2020 from 7 a.m. – 11 a.m.

The Fairfax County Solid Waste Management Program will be hosting a secure document shredding event on Saturday, December 5 from 7 a.m. – 11 a.m. at the Gerry Hyland Government Center, 8350 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA, 22309. This event is for Fairfax County residents only. Masks are required and social distancing measures will be in place for the safety of residents and event staff.

Visit Document Shredding for details.

Effective Monday, March 30, 2020 until further notice:

Residential Drop-off Facilities at I-66 Transfer Station and I-95 Landfill Complex

  1. Administrative offices are open to the public by appointment only at this time. Please call or email 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday – Friday
  2. Commercial Cash (non-residential) receipts are no longer accepted on Sundays. Only receipts from residential customers will be accepted on Sundays.
  3. Donation Stations at both locations are closed.

Visit Recycling and Trash Locations and Hours for details.

See Covid-19 Operational Changes to Protect Front-Line Workers for the original news story.

Services referenced in the news story not included on this webpage have resumed.

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