Single Family Dwelling (SFD) Services
Each residence receives one set of carts, consisting of refuse, recycling and yard waste.
Refuse (black): 64, 96 and 32 gallon
Recycling (blue): 64, 96 and 32 gallon
Yard Waste (green): 64, 96 and 32 gallon
Additional Refuse containers are available for a fee. There is no charge for one additional yard waste or recycle container. Please contact our local San Fernando office at
818-898-1238 or our customer service department at
800-299-4898 to schedule a delivery or replacement.
Additional SFD Services
Get Rewarded for Recycling
City of San Fernando residential customers can sign up to be rewarded for recycling! Each quarter, Republic Services compares five recycle zones in the City and awards the zone with the most recycling collected. Zones are divided by trash service day (Monday–Friday). Addresses in the winning zone are randomly selected to receive gift cards to local San Fernando businesses. Republic Services awards these gift cards in varying amounts of $5 and up, per household, four times a year. The total value of gift cards awarded annually is $3,500!
To be eligible to participate:
- Residents must sign up to take part. Once you sign up, you will be included in the contest each quarter. Call
800-299-4898 to take the pledge to recycle and be entered to win.
- Residents who have past due balances on their accounts are not eligible to receive gift cards. Past due balances must be cleared to participate in the program.
- Residents must not have any warning tags for contamination after signing up.
Large household items that do not fit inside the trash cart need to be scheduled for a bulk item pickup. Please call our customer service department 48 hours in advance of your collection day at
800-299-4898 to schedule a pickup. San Fernando residents are entitled to a maximum of 6 bulk item collection times per year. Items collected shall be a combination of loose large items not to exceed an approximate equivalent of four (4) cubic yards and two (2) individual large items such as a TV, couch, or water heater.
Universal Waste Collection
San Fernando residents are also entitled to free, unlimited Universal Waste and Electronic Waste Collection services. Household batteries should be placed in a Zip Lock bag and placed next to your carts. Fluorescent bulbs and smaller E-Waste items should be placed in a cardboard box, and placed next to your carts. In order to schedule a pickup please call our customer service department at
800-299-4898 48 hours in advance of your regular collection day. Additionally, San Fernando residents can deliver their Universal Waste to Republic Services yard located at 9200 Glenoaks Blvd., Sun Valley, CA, for free, with proof of residency.
Used Motor Oil & Used Oil Filters
San Fernando residents are entitled to free, used motor oil & used oil filter collection services. Please contact our customer service department at
800-299-4898 to order city approved containers before you change your oil. The oil container will hold 16 quarts and the oil filter container will hold 2 filters. To dispose of the filled containers contact our customer service department, 48 hours in advance of your collection day. Your filled containers will be picked up and replaced with empty ones.
Sharps are considered Hazardous Waste and are illegal to dispose of in carts. If you have any sharps that need to be disposed of please contact our Customer Service Department at
855-737-7871 to order a Sharps collection container. Annually, the first 100 seniors who request a sharps container will receive it free of charge.
Composting / Worm Composting
Republic Services offers composting bins and worm composting bins at a discount to all San Fernando residences. Please contact our customer services department at
800-299-4898 or call our San Fernando local office at
818-898-1238 to order. You will need to provide proof of residence prior to purchasing.