Solid Waste

The Solid Waste Division provides collection services for: 

Recycling: Orange County Solid Waste Management provides recycling services and manages five Solid Waste and Recycling Centers including two with Household Hazardous Waste and Food Waste Drop-off.

Reduce Your Waste

Orange County's  A-Z Recycle Guide provides information on how to properly dispose of items and divert them from landfill disposal, if possible.

Christmas Week Waste Collection Schedule (Dec. 19th – Dec. 23rd)

Household Waste 

  • Wednesday collection is on Monday, December 19th
  • Thursday collection is on Tuesday, December 20th 
  • Friday collection is on Wednesday, December 21st

Yard Waste 

There will be no yard waste collection Christmas week.

Bulk Waste 

There will be no bulk waste collection Christmas week.

Popular Resources

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Roll-out Waste Carts

Landfill Waste

Food Waste


Report A Solid Waste Issue

  1. Type of Solid Waste Issue
  2. Type of Missed Waste Collection

    Please leave your container curbside and Public Works will be back to collect your waste.

    If you have submitted this form after 3 pm, your container will be collected on the following day.

  3. Type of Missed Yard Waste
  4. Please make sure your cart is visible and easily accessible.  Public Works will repair your cart within the next 48 hours.    

  5. If your cart is deemed unrepairable and must be replaced; would you prefer to keep your old cart or have Public Works remove it?*
  6. Please provide a valid address

  7. Provide nearby intersection or GPS Coordinates if possible.  

  8. Do you wish to be contacted about this issue?*
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