Collection of waste within the community, in particular the residential bins.


Step 1:  Residents are responsible for placing their garbage in the residential dumpsters.  

Step 2:  The garbage trucks will collect the waste from the dumpsters at the designated time.  

Step 3:  Garbage will be taken to the designated place for disposal. 

Turn Around Time

One Day

Additional Notes

On Tortola and the Valley, Virgin Gorda waste is collected every day during the evening hours of 9 pm to 5 am. In North Sound, Virgin Gorda and Jost Van Dyke waste is collected Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays between 2 am and 6 am. On Anegada waste is collected Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between 8 am and 11 am.

Department Contact Information

Department of Waste Management

P.O. Box 3477
Road Town, Tortola
Virgin Islands (
British) VG1110

Business Hours:

Main Office
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Daily 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Email Address:

Main Office
Telephone:1(284) 468-4934
Fax:1(284) 468-4070

Telephone:1(284) 468-4069