Virginia Beach Trash Schedule 2024 (Holidays, Phone Number and Map)

Virginia Beach is one of the cleanest beaches you can find in the country. The property directly owes to the fact that it has a proper system for the recycling of the waste disposal and there is a fixed schedule for it.

Virginia Beach Trash Schedule

VB Trash Schedule

If you want to get your trash picked up on a regular basis, don’t worry because the government has got you covered. Just get yourself signed up to the trash collection program which costs you $27.50 per month and clean up your habitat daily. For this, you need to know the complete schedule of trash collection.

The trash is collected each day after 7 am. So, the residents should place the trash cans to be collected anytime after 5pm on the day before collection till 7 am of the day of collection. The limit ends at 7 am in the morning, after which the litter collection starts. 

Bulk or Large Items Pickup

To get a large item picked up, you will have to schedule the pickup here: and it is totally free.

Below is the list of the items which are acceptable for bulk pickup:

bulk pickup items list

After Selecting the Items, you can can enter the necessary details like name, contact and address and press the submit button.

Virginia Beach Recycling Schedule

Read all the details given on the infographic below (Click on it to expand). Blue recycle carts are picked just like your normal trash/black cart trash.

Holiday Schedule For VB

Following days will be considered holidays and no trash will be collected in these days:

Observed Date City Holiday
Jan. 1, 2024 New Year’s Day
Jan. 15, 2024 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
May 27, 2024 Memorial Day
June 19, 2024 Juneteenth
July 4, 2024 Independence Day
Sept. 2, 2024 Labor Day
Nov. 11, 2024 Veteran’s Day
Nov. 28, 2024 Thanksgiving Day
Nov. 29, 2024 Day After Thanksgiving
Dec. 24, 2024 Christmas Eve
Dec. 25, 2024 Christmas Day
Jan. 1, 2025 New Year’s Day

How to get a new trash can in Virginia Beach?

In order to get a new trash container in Virginia Beach, contact the government trash management department through the number (757) 385-4650, mail at [email protected] or contact their office on Holland Road.

Each black trash can can hold up to 95 gallons of litter and the cost to purchase it is 75 USD. However, you don’t have to worry about getting it delivered at your houses, as the government does this for free.

The blue containers, which are used for recycling, can be bought for free with no delivery price. 

Virginia Beach Landfill Hours

Landfill & Resource Recovery Center in Virginia Beach is open from 7 am to 4:30 pm. The center is only closed on Sunday and Monday.

Also, note that only the residential vehicles can enter the center and you have to show proof that you are a resident of Virginia Beach.