Street & Sanitation Department

Sanitation Department.
The Sanitation Department, operating within the city limits of Lawrenceville, collects all residential and most of the commercial solid waste. Contact the City of Lawrenceville Sanitation Department to determine your collection day or to request additional information please call 770.277.7531.


Contact Customer Service for Information About


  • Utility Set-Up: You will need to come into City Hall to fill out the paperwork and establish a hook-up date. Visit our Utility Setup page to review the list of documents you will need to set up your utility.
  • Rates: Please contact Customer Service for specific answers to your questions, 678.407.6655.
  • Billing Questions: Please contact Utility Accounts at 678.407.6655.

Important Sanitation Department Information


  • Businesses may purchase an 8-yard front-load dumpster through the City.
  • Handicap residents and individuals over 65 may apply for a Collection Exception, which permits garbage to be collected from the side of the house.
  • FREE mulch is available on Wednesday from 1:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at 460 Papermill Road, Lawrenceville.
  • Call 770.277.7531 to obtain a Collection Application.
  • If you do not reside within the city limits, please contact Gwinnett County Sanitation for garbage and recycling collection providers.

Additional Services


In addition to garbage collection, you may also contact the Street Department for assistance with the following:
  • Pot Holes
  • Street Maintenance
  • Street Signs

Holiday Sanitation Schedule


The City of Lawrenceville Sanitation Department is closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

If either holiday occurs on a scheduled garbage pick-up day, all garbage pick-up will be delayed one day, for each service day that follows for the remainder of the week. For example:  if Christmas Day occurs on a Monday, garbage pick-up for that day will move to Tuesday.  Tuesday's pick-up will move to Wednesday.  Wednesday's service will move to Thursday.  Thursday's service will move to Friday.  Please contact Customer Service at [email protected] or at 678.407.6655 with any questions.