Solid Waste & Recycling

Lancaster County operates three refuse collection and recycling sites. These sites accept limited amounts of residential waste of commercial waste and construction debris generated in Lancaster County. Used oil, antifreeze, batteries and other hazardous materials, used tires and wood debris are considered "special wastes" and are to be handled as described here.

Convenience Center Locations:

Convenience Center locations are open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. daily except Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

  • Kilmarnock - Located on White Pine Road (VSH 788) one mile SW of Kilmarnock.
  • Lancaster - One mile east of Lancaster Courthouse on Regina Road (VSH 604).
  • Nuttsville - Located on Gaines Road (VSH 723) one-quater mile from the intersection of Nuttsville Road and River Road.

Illegal dumping at the Convenience centers gate areas during non-business hours  or closures is prohibited.

Holiday Schedule

Lancaster County and its Convenience Centers have established the following Holiday schedule for the remainder of calendar year 2024.

  • Memorial Day - May 27, 2024 - OPEN
  • Independence Day - July 4, 2024 - OPEN
  • Labor Day - September 2, 2024  - OPEN
  • Thanksgiving Eve - November 27, 2024 - OPEN
  • Thanksgiving Day - November 28, 2024 - CLOSED (Will Re-open Nov. 29th)
  • Christmas Eve - December 24,2024 - OPEN
  • Christmas Day - December 25, 2024 - CLOSED (Will Re-open Dec. 26th)
  • New Years Eve - December 31, 2024 - OPEN

Contact Information

Solid Waste & Recycling Manager

Donald Brown
Phone: (804) 462-5129
Fax: (804) 462-0031

Office Location & Address

County Administration Office, Main Floor
8311 Mary Ball Rd
Lancaster, VA 22503


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