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Get rid of a large item

Our bulky waste service can collect unwanted furniture or large appliances from your home that would not be collected as part of a normal rubbish collection.

How much does it cost?

  • £40 for one to five items
  • £8 per item for item six onwards
  • £20 per item for electrical items
  • £35 per american style fridge/freezer

Payment must be made at the time of booking to secure the collection. 

To use this service

Only available in Stoke-on-Trent

We can only collect from properties within the Stoke-on-Trent city boundary. We are not able to collect from Newcastle-under-Lyme or other areas in Staffordshire.

  • the property must be within the city boundaries and you must be paying your council tax to Stoke-on-Trent. Check if your property is inside the Stoke-on-Trent City boundary
  • items cannot be bigger than 6ft by 4ft
  • we can only take four bags of soil or rubble per collection (20kg limit per bag)
  • we are unable to take certain items. If your item isn’t on the list on this form, there will be space for you to tell us. We can then give you a quote for collection if we can accommodate it
  • This service is not available to Businesses or Landlords, if you are a Business or Landlord and want a large or bulky item removed, then please contact a commercial service.

We are unable to collect

  • asbestos
  • more than four bags of rubble
  • gas cylinders
  • fluorescent tubes
  • car batteries
  • tyres or paint tins

What else do you need to know?

  • This is a non-refundable service. Once the form has been completed you will not be eligible for a refund or be able to change the items on your list.
  • You can change the date as long as you do so by 12pm the day before the collection is due.
  • Once you have listed the items you want collecting you can choose an available day from our calendar for your collection.
  • The service runs from 7am until 3pm and the collection can take place anytime during this period.
  • You can leave your items out the night before from 7pm.
  • Items must be accessible from the kerb in order for them to be collected. If you live in a terraced property or in a block of flats, leave your items at your normal bin collection point.

How to book

You can book a bulky waste collection online. You will be able to select a date for your collection and pay online. 

Book online