Large items and electrical items - what we collect

Standard items we collect

To make our large item collections easy to arrange we have a standard collection charge for the most common items we collect from domestic properties.

If the item(s) you need removing are listed below, you can book a large item collection with us for these items.

Items we collect:

  • Armchair
  • Barbecue (gas, electrical and if they have electrical components)
  • Bath (including cast iron)
  • Bed base (with headboard only if attached)
  • Bedside cabinet
  • Bicycle
  • Bidet
  • Bookcase
  • Carpet
  • Chairs (dining, kitchen garden, carver, arm)
  • Chest of drawers
  • Computers
  • Cookers or ovens (gas or electric)
  • Cooker hob (gas or electric)
  • Cooker hood (electrical)
  • Cot
  • Cot mattress
  • Desk
  • Dining chair
  • Dishwasher
  • Door (internal or external, no glass)
  • Dressing table (no mirror)
  • Electric fire
  • Exercise machine
  • Fence panel
  • Fence post
  • Fire surround (not containing asbestos)
  • Footstool
  • Freezer
  • Fridge (including larder type)
  • Fridge/freezer combined
  • Garage door (single size only, all types)
  • Garden bench
  • Garden table (no glass)
  • Garden tools
  • Garden waste (up to four bags)
  • Gas fire
  • Gripper rods
  • Headboard (if separate from bed base)
  • Ironing board
  • Keyboard
  • Kitchen appliances
  • Lamp
  • Lawn mowers (not petrol or ride on)
  • Lounge chair
  • Mattress
  • Microwave
  • Monitor
  • Music system (hi-fi)
  • Music system stand
  • Nest of small tables
  • Pram or pushchair
  • Printer or scanner
  • Radio
  • Radiator (maximum length 2.4 metres, eight feet)
  • Rug
  • Scooter - kids (not electrically powered)
  • Settee or sofa
  • Sewing machine
  • Shed - wooden (dismantled): maximum size six feet by four feet: complete shed is seven items (each panel counts as one item)
  • Shower tray
  • Sideboard
  • Sink
  • Slide (dismantled)
  • Sofabed
  • Storage heaters (bricks removed, non asbestos)
  • Strimmers (not petrol)
  • Swing (dismantled)
  • Table - wooden or plastic (dining, kitchen, garden)
  • Television
  • Television stand
  • Toilet and cistern (classed as one item)
  • Trampoline (dismantled)
  • Tumble dryer
  • Underlay
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Wash basin and pedestal (one item)
  • Wardrobe free-standing/not fitted (dismantled, no mirrors)
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair (not electrically powered)
  • Wooden shed (dismantled): maximum size six feet by four feet: complete shed is seven items (each panel/piece counts as one item)

Item not on the list or need an item collecting from a commercial property? Other items we collect and get a quote

Further information

Small electrical items (appliances) such as hair dryers, curling tongues, irons and kettles can be recycled by using the special pink banks around the borough

Last updated: 04/10/2018 08:44