Recycling Collection Schedule

Download the 2023 recycling collection schedule.

Changes to Curbside Recycling in 2023

Beginning July 1, 24-gallon bins and personal containers will no longer be collected curbside. For this reason, CVWMA stopped providing bins as of Nov. 1, 2022.

Henrico, Hanover and Goochland Counties
Households that recycle with CVWMA in Henrico, Hanover and Goochland counties will automatically receive new 96-gallon recycling carts in the spring. Until these carts are delivered, customers in these localities may use any container of their choosing for recycling. For more information, visit

Chesterfield County
Customers in Chesterfield County may use any container of their choosing for the remainder of the county’s curbside recycling contract with CVWMA (ends June 30). For information, go to

Richmond, Petersburg, Colonial Heights, Hopewell and Ashland
The 96-gallon cart is provided to each eligible household in Richmond, Petersburg, Colonial Heights, Hopewell, and Ashland.

Look Up Your Collection Day

  1. Go to the CVWMA web tool.
  2. Select your locality from the drop-down menu, then enter your address.
  3. Find your week and day on the collection schedule.

Recycling Day Email Reminders

Receive an email reminder a day before your collection. Use the CVWMA web tool to sign up.

Holiday Schedules

On some holidays, CVWMA recycling collections may be delayed by a day for the remainder of the week. View holiday collection information.