Loudoun County Facilities

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Loudoun County Landfill

Admission Fee

$6 covers first 180 pounds - see below for fee schedule


  1. FastTrash Program
  2. Free Mulch Depot
  3. Loudoun County Businesses
  4. Loudoun County Residents
  5. No Tractor Trailer Loads
  6. Only Waste from Loudoun County Accepted
  7. Recycling Drop-off Center
  8. Waste Disposal

Face Covering Requirement

All customers must follow face covering requirements.  Information can be found at Face Covering Requirements (Link).

Holidays Observed

 Holiday  Date Observed (Facility Closed)
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 28, 2019
Christmas Day Wednesday, December 25, 2019
New Year's Day 2020 Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Memorial Day Monday, May 25, 2020
Independence Day Saturday, July 4, 2020 
Labor Day Monday, September 7, 2020 
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 26, 2020 
Christmas Day Friday, December 25, 2020 
New Year's Day 2021 Friday, January 1, 2021 

Accepted Materials
For more information on what is accepted, visit: 

Accepted & Unaccepted Wastes (PDF)

Disposal Fees

 Waste Type Fee 
 Waste Disposal
  • Municipal Solid Waste (household waste)
  • Commercial Waste
  • Construction and Demolition Waste
  • Vegetative Waste (less than 3-foot diameter by 8-foot length)
 $62 per ton
(includes $2 per ton recycling surcharge)

Minimum per Vehicle: $6
  • Cash only
  • Up to ten 33-gallon bags or equivalent (Equivalency will be determined by scalehouse operators on duty.)
  • Household waste only
  • No yard or construction waste
  • No scrap metal or propane cylinders
  • No rubble or bulky items (i.e., couches, large furniture)
  • No surcharged items (i.e., refrigerated appliances or tires)
Per Vehicle (flat rate): $6 
 Additional Recycling Surcharges Fee per Item 
 Improper Disposal of tires, batteries, or appliances $35 
 Refrigerant-containing Appliances $25 
 Tires on Rims $26 
 Car Tire (without rim) $2.50 
 Truck Tire (without rim) $4 
 Small Tractor Tire (without rim) $25 
 Large Tractor Tire (without rim) $35 
 Propane Tanks $2 

Free Mulch Depot

  • Free mulch is available to residents on a first-come, first served basis year-round.
  • The mulch loading area is located in the Loudoun County Recycling Drop-off Center next to the pavilion that contain the used motor oil and antifreeze tanks.
  • The mulch weighs 0.29 tons per cubic yard (580 pounds per cubic yard).
  • Residents must load their own mulch and need to bring tools such as pitchforks.
  • No motorized equipment is allowed.

Landfill Tours

The Loudoun County Solid Waste Management Facility is a popular site for scout groups, schools, and others. Visit us and learn how garbage is disposed in a landfill, watch 40-ton tractors smash trash, and get quizzed on recycling.

The Department of General Services, Waste Management Division offers group tours once a week Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., from March through November.

Arrange a Tour
Call 703-771-5514 to arrange a tour.

Photo Gallery
Browse our photo gallery.

Reclamation Project

For information on the Loudoun County Landfill Reclamation Project, visit www.loudoun.gov/landfillreclamation.