Bulky waste collections

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5. Conditions of the bulky waste collection service

  • we can only collect up to 6 items with any one booking, with the exception of garden sheds (which are classified as 8 items). If you have more than 6 items you will need to book more than one collection.
  • all collections are up to our discretion and any items deemed unsafe will not be collected.

  • collections can only be made from domestic households.

  • collections cannot be made from allotments and small holdings.

  • house and garden clearances cannot be undertaken.

  • each household will be charged separately, no joint collections from a street will be made.

  • items must be able to be lifted by two men with a sack truck.

  • all items must be dismantled ready for collection if required.

  • washing machines, dishwashers and any other electrical appliances must be disconnected from plumbing prior to collection.

  • small amounts of garden waste can be taken, but must be bagged up and placed at the edge of the property. It will be charged per bag.

  • carpets are charged per roll or, if cut up charged per bag, and underlay is charged as a separate item.

  • garden sheds and green houses, no larger than 8ft x 6ft can be taken, but must be dismantled and will be charged as 8 items, i.e. four side panels, door, roof, floor and window glass.