Bulky items collections
In this section you can find out how you can dispose of larger household items that cannot be collected in your usual fortnightly waste collection. The bulky items collection service is for domestic properties only.
What bulky items can we collect
We can collect up to three items - such as furniture and white goods - but not pianos. Individual items must weigh less than 100kg. For some items, such as carpet or doors, we can only take one of each. For more than three items we can provide an estimate.
If you have items that we cannot take as part of this service, we can provide you with an estimate for alternative arrangements.
How much does the service
The service costs £45.60 (non-refundable)
Where to leave items for collection
All items for collection must be placed outside the front of the property but within the boundary. Fridges and freezers must be emptied prior to collection.
Book a bulky waste collection
To book a bulky waste collection click on the button and fill in the online form.
Do you qualify for a concession collection? Toggle accordion
You can receive this service for a concession fee of £15.00 (non-refundable) If you are receiving the following benefits:
- Income support
- Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax Support
- Job Seekers Allowance
- Working Tax Credit
- Guaranteed Pension Credit
- Employment and Support Allowance
- Incapacity Benefit
- Universal Credit
If you receive Housing Benefit or Council Tax Benefits, you will need to provide your Benefit Reference Number. For any of the other benefits listed above, please provide a copy of a letter showing the benefit you receive.
If you are in receipt of these benefits you will be entitled to one concession collection every four months. Any additional collections will be charged at the standard rate of £45.60.
Recycle or donate your items instead Toggle accordion
Many of the things we throw away haven’t always reached the end of their useful life. Something that you don’t want any more can still be used by someone else.
Donating your items to someone else or recycling them is always a better option than throwing them away. For details of organisations that provide opportunities to sell, donate, or give away used furniture and household items.
You can also take bulky household items to a local Household Waste & Recycling Centre