New Resident Information

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 New Resident Welcome Guide (pdf)

Guia de bienvenida (pdf)


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Set Up Utilities


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Trash & Recycling Collection Schedules

The Town of Leesburg provides free weekly trash, recycling, yard waste and bulk item collection for residents.  The collection schedule is:

  • Southeast & Southwest Quadrants (including South King & Market Streets)
    • Trash - Mondays & Thursdays
    • Yard Waste - Mondays*
    • Recycling - Thursdays
    • Bulk Items - Thursdays**

  • Northeast & Northwest Quadrants (including North King Street)
    • Trash - Tuesdays & Fridays
    • Yard Waste - Tuesdays*
    • Recycling - Fridays
    • Bulk Items - Fridays**

If you need a replacement recycling bin, new bins are available at Town Hall (25 West Market Street) during normal office hours (Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5pm). 

*From May through October, yard waste is collected on both trash collection days. Yard waste must be in biodegradable paper yard waste bags or loose in cans marked as "Yard Waste". Items too large to fit in a bag or longer with 4 feet can be stacked loose at the curb for collection as brush.

**Bulk item pickups are made by request only. You must submit a request for pickup by noon on Wednesday for same week collection. For more information, visit the Bulk Item Pickup page.

The Town of Leesburg also provides free brush collection as well as seasonal bulk leaf pickup, Christmas tree recycling and semiannual document shredding events.  For more information about all of the services offered by the Town's Public Works Department, please visit the department's webpage or download a copy of their Resident's Guide to Services (Guia para servicios de obras publicas).


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Register Your Vehicle(s)

  • If moving from another state, you must update your license and register your vehicle(s) with the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles. The Leesburg DMV Office is located at 945 Edwards Ferry Road NE.  The Leesburg DMV is open Monday – Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm, and Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.   Toll Free Numbers: 1-866-DMVLINE (1-866-368-5463) or 800-435-5137.
  • In addition, you must register your vehicle(s) with the Loudoun County Commissioner of the Revenue within 60 days of moving into town or purchasing a new vehicle.
  • Upon registering your vehicle with Loudoun County, you will receive a license fee bill from the Town. The vehicle license fee is $25.00 for automobiles and $15.00 for motorcycles. This fee is due annually and will be billed with personal property taxes.


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Register your child(ren) with Loudoun County Public Schools

Loudoun County Public Schools provide comprehensive education from kindergarten through Grade 12, including special education, gifted/talented, vocational and English as a second language (ESL) programs.   

For more information, visit the Loudoun County Public Schools website at or call 703-771-6400.


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License your dogs

Dog licenses can be purchased at the following locations:

  • Loudoun County Treasurer's Office
    County Administration Building
    1 Harrison Street SE, Leesburg

  • Loudoun County Animal Shelter
    39820 Charles Town Pike, Waterford

An application can be downloaded from the Animal Care and Control Website.

Phone: 540-882-3211 or 703-777-0406

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Change your address at the local post office

Leesburg Post Office (Main Branch)
25 Catoctin Circle SE
Leesburg, VA 20175

Leesburg Post Office (Downtown Branch)   
15 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176

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