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Waste and recycling collections

We are currently experiencing delays on a number of refuse, recycling and garden waste rounds. If the whole street has been missed we will be aware and will return as soon as possible. Please leave the bins/containers out for collection.

Bulky waste collections

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4. Items

This list shows what counts as an item of bulky waste.

Beds

  • mattress - 1 item
  • frame and headboard (not electric) - 1 item
  • futon/sofabed - 2 items

 Sofas and suites

  • three piece suite (not electric) - 3 items
  • two piece suite (not electric) - 2 items
  • corner sofa/modular sofa (not electric) - each module counts as an item
  • sofa (not electric) - 1 item
  • armchair (not electric) - 1 item

Carpet

  • 1 roll or bag - 1 item
  • underlay, 1 roll or bag - 1 item

Dining tables and chairs

  • table - 1 item
  • dining chairs (up to 6) -  1 item

 Stereos

  • stereos and speakers - 1 item

 TVs

  • TV - 1 item
  • TV stand - 1 item

 Wardrobes and cupboards

  • freestanding wardrobe/cupboard (dismantled) – up to 2 doors – 1 item
  • freestanding wardrobe/cupboard (dismantled) – 3 to 5 doors – 2 items
  • freestanding wardrobe/cupboard (dismantled) - 6 doors - 3 items
  • welsh/2 part dresser – 2 items

 Fridges and freezers

  • fridge (domestic appliances only) – 1 item
  • freezer (domestic appliances only) – 1 item
  • fridge/Freezer (domestic appliances only) – 1 item

 Other white goods and ovens

  • washing machine - 1 item
  • tumble dryer - 1 item
  • dishwasher - 1 item
  • oven (standard size) - 1 item

 Garden sheds

  • garden shed (dismantled) - 8 items

 Garden waste

  • per bag - 1 item

If your item does not appear on this list we may still be able to collect it. Please check the items we cannot collect and contact us if you are still unsure if we can collect your item.