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Bulky Waste Collection

Bulky Waste Collection is the collection of large items from domestic premises only.

To book a Bulky Collection use our Bulky Waste Collection Request form or contact Customer Services on (01775) 761161.

The Bulky Collection service is applicable to residential customers only and is not provided for business customers. Volume is restricted to 3 items of household waste per collection.

A charge of £25 is made for the collection of up to 3 large/bulky items prior to collection. This charge is non-refundable.

Items suitable for collection include:
Special Waste - exercise machines, washing machines, fridges (emptied), freezers (emptied), tumble dryers, oven/hob, cooker, dehumidifier, radiators, storage heaters (no bricks), microwaves, sun beds (no tubes), mattress, barbeque, bikes (not motor cycles). Piano/organs will also be taken on this service Please note these can only be collected on a Friday.

Other Bulky Waste - sofas/settee, armchairs, footstool, dressing table, glass panels from wardrobes (must be taped), headboards, ironing board, mirrors (must be taped), old metal/plastic bins, ottoman, pram/pushchair, shower screen (must be taped), sideboard, sofa bed, stool, television, television stand, table, vacuum cleaners, wardrobes (not fitted - glass doors must be taped), any domestic item that is not a fixture or fitting, bed, bookcase, cabinet, carpets/rugs/lino, hat stand, chair, chest of drawers, computers and attachments, cot, curtain poles/pelmets/blinds.

Items that we will NOT collect include:
Any building materials, any car parts, oils, asbestos, baths and panels, batteries, fixtures and fittings, panes of glass, hardcore, paint, chemicals, gas bottles, boilers, commercial waste, creosote, dog kennels/hutches, doors, garden waste, fluorescent tubes, swings/children's outdoor play equipment, pressurised canisters, toilets, water tanks, window frames, engines, fertiliser, fire surrounds, fitted bedroom furniture, garden furniture (including children's) and implements, hearths, kitchen units, laminate flooring.

Any household items that are not taken as part of this bulky waste service may be taken for disposal/recycling to the Household Waste Recycling Centre, West Marsh Road Spalding. Please note: Hard core is currently restricted to one 'dustbin' full per day at the Centre.

Once you have paid for your Bulky Collection you will be advised of the collection date (this will be on your normal refuse collection day). The exception is for the removal of "Special Waste" (see above for list) which will only be collected on a Friday.

Please note that we cannot remove items from inside your property. If there is no one in your household able to move the items out to where you normally leave your refuse sacks, please let us know this when you book. We will then be able to consider your case individually and possibly arrange for you to complete a disclaimer to allow us to collect the item from a more convenient place. Alternatively, you may have a neighbour, friend or family member that could help you.

There may be occasions where due to the number of bookings received, we may need to schedule your collection for the following week. Please book early if your removal date is urgent.

Your bulky waste item(s) need to be at the point where you normally leave your refuse sacks before 6.00am on your day of collection.

 

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