Public Works and Environmental Services

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our administrative offices are open 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Mon – Fri
703-802-3322 TTY 711
12000 Government Center Parkway
Suite 458, Fairfax, Va 22035
County Collection Customer
Service Center

County Collection Customers

Does Fairfax County Pick Up My Trash?


This information applies to county collection customers who receive trash and recycling collection from Fairfax County Government, about ten percent (10%) of residents and businesses in Fairfax County.
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In most cases, ninety percent (90%) of residents and businesses in Fairfax County, a private collection company picks up your trash and recycling. Residents are billed by the collection company or pay via their Home Owner Association fees. Please contact your provider directly regarding services. View registered solid waste collection companies.

Trash and Recycling Customer Announcements:

Holiday Message - Memorial Day - May 27, 2024

Please be advised that there will be no change in the trash and recycling collection schedule for Monday, May 27, 2024 (Memorial Day). If you have private collection, please contact your private hauler.

Our administrative office will be closed, Monday, May 27. The office will reopen at 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 28.

The Recycling and Disposal Centers at the I-66 Transfer Station and the I-95 Landfill Complex will both be open on Monday, May 27.

If you have any questions, please contact Customer Service at 703-802-3322 or email

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