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Victorville Recycling Drop-off Center

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TEMPORARY HOLIDAY HOURS: The Victorville Recycling Drop-Off Center will be closed to the public Saturday December 24, 2022 and Saturday December 31, 2022 due to the holidays. The drop off center will continue to be open regular hours of Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. through the holiday period. Regular Saturday hours will resume Saturday January 7, 2023 and thereafter. See more information on items accepted  below.


Updated COVID-19 procedures:

Face coverings are recommended. Social Distancing is encouraged for all. Those who are experiencing  COVID-19 symptoms or have a fever of 100.4 or higher should not visit.

Entering into the Victorville Recycling Drop-Off Center is a self-attestation by visitors that they don't have a fever of 100.4 or higher and they don't have any COVID-19 symptoms.

COVID-19 is an extremely contagious virus that spreads easily through person-to-person contact. Contacting the COVID-19 virus may lead to severe illness, personal injury, permanent disability, or death. The City of Victorville complies with CDC and the Department of Public Health recommendations for enhanced health and safety measures related to COVID-19 to help reduce the risk of contracting the virus. However, an inherent risk of exposure exists when individuals access public facilities, parks or events. By visiting a City facility, park or event, attendees voluntarily assume all risks relate to exposure to COVID-19.

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City of Victorville Recycling Drop-off Center

Location:  15164 Anacapa Road -  Victorville, CA

Open:  Monday—Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. & Saturdays 8 a.m. to 12 noon*

*Note: No Saturday hours for Christmas Eve and New Year's eve 2022

For a printable flyer, click here.

FREE Drop-off for ALL Victor Valley Residents and Businesses of Recyclable Items.

Since 2010, the City of Victorville has worked in partnership with Burrtec Waste Industries to provide the Victorville Recycling Drop-off Center for City residents and residents of the surrounding area.  This facility provides FREE and convenient year-round disposal options for a wide variety of recyclable items.  The Drop-off Center continues to expand its accepted items (see lists below) and in 2021 had 12,627 visitors, averaging over 1,000 visitors per month!  And best of all, the Drop-off Center is absolutely FREE to use!

This facility helps reduce illegal dumping by providing an alternative for free recycling/disposal.  In 2021, more than 1,100 tons of material were recycled at the City of Victorville Recycling Drop-off Center.  

Note:  Please wait for attendant instructions before unloading your items. You will need to unload your vehicle.  If needed, bring someone to assist you with unloading.  


  • Appliances
  • Aluminum cans & foil
  • Computers & monitors, computer accessories--printers, keyboards, mice
  • Clothes & shoes  (Note:  Clothing drop-off temporarily suspended as of Feb. 2022.)
  • Scrap metals
  • All kinds of cardboard
  • Metal cans & empty aerosol cans
  • Junk mail & clean paper
  • Glass bottles and jars & plastic bottles and jars
  • Plastic bottles, jars, tubs, trays, buckets, crates (#1-7)  (No Styrofoam)
  • TVs and miscellaneous electronics
  • Mattresses and box Springs (See details below.)
  • Furniture (City residents only-must show ID.  See details below.)
  • Car and light truck tires (City residents only-must show ID.  See details below.)

FREE Disposal of Mattress & Box Springs for ALL Valley Residents

King, queen, full, and twin mattresses and box springs ONLY.  Futon mattresses are also accepted, as of January 1, 2020. 

No infant/crib mattresses, sectional sleepers, folding beds, water beds, bed toppers, bedding, etc.

FREE Bulky Item Drop-off Disposal for City of Victorville Residents ONLY (Proof of Residency Required)

Unwanted bulky items from City of Victorville residents of single family homes and residents of apartments, condos, and mobile homes are accepted for FREE disposal at the Recycling Drop-off Center.

ACCEPTED items include: furniture, beds, toilets, dressers, desks, upholstered couches and chairs.

Items NOT Accepted include: carpet, hazardous waste, dirt & rock, home or business construction waste, windows, concrete, asphalt, yard waste, bags or boxes of trash, extra trash, and other similar items.  No commercial haulers or waste.

NOTE: To drop off furniture, you MUST be a City resident and bring proof of current City of Victorville residency, including a valid photo ID AND a current utility, cable, or landline phone bill showing City of Victorville service location.  NO commercial haulers.

NOTE:  You are responsible for unloading bulky items from your vehicle.  If needed, bring someone to assist you with unloading.

WAIT! Is it still USABLE?  If your furniture is still usable, please check with local non-profits to see if they will accept it.  Click HERE for a copy of our Donation/Reuse Guide.

FREE Tire Disposal for City of Victorville Residents ONLY          (Proof of Residency Required)

  • Maximum of 5 tires.
  • Car, light truck, and motorcycle  tires only.  No semi tires, ORV tires, or equipment tires.
  • Tires with rims - OK (No split rims.)
  • No tires from businesses or dealers. 

NOTE:  To drop off tires, you MUST provide proof of current City of Victorville residency, including a valid photo ID AND a current utility, cable, or landline phone bill showing City of Victorville service location. NO commercial haulers.