Public Works and Environmental Services

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

TTY 711

12000 Government Center Parkway
Suite 448, Fairfax, Va 22035

County Collection Customer,
Service Center

County Collection Customers

This information applies to residents that receive trash and recycling collection from the Fairfax County Solid Waste Management Program. If you receive trash and recycling collection from a private trash collector please, check with them for information on their trash and recycling services.
For more information, see "Who Picks Up My Trash."

Curbside Trash

Curbside Trash Pickup

Curbside Recycling

Trash and Recycle bins

Schedule Special Pick Up

Less than 12 cubic yards:

Please remember, only five collections per fiscal year (July 1 - June 30) are included in your base service.

To schedule an e-waste(computers, TVs), brush, bulk, metal or refrigerant (coolant) collection, call 703-802-3322, TTY 711, or

Schedule a MEGABULK Collection

More than 12 cubic yards:

Need to remove whole trees or large loads from your property, including construction or demolition debris? Call 703-802-3322, TTY 711 to schedule a MEGABULK collection. Minimum fee is $100. Fees vary.

Customer Guidelines

For information on Set-Out Instructions, Cart Information, what can be recycled curbside and how to handle Household Hazardous Waste and Yard Waste, view the

Trash & Recycling Customer Guidelines

Severe Weather

In the interest of safety, trash and recycling collection may be suspended in severe weather or in emergency situations. For emergency and severe weather status updates, call 703-802-3322, TTY 711.


Regular trash, recycling, yard waste and special collection services are provided on all holidays except Christmas Day. The Customer Service Center is closed in observance of all county holidays.