Bulky Waste Collection Service - Alternatives

There are a number of alternatives to a chargeable Bulky Waste Collection:

  • take your items free of charge to your local Household Waste Recycling Centre
  • donate your items for re-use to organisations such as:
Andover Mind (Ugly Duckling)


British Heart Foundation

0844 248 9131

Oxfam Furniture Shop

023 8077 9580


  • the British Heart Foundation also provide a free furniture and electrical collection service (including televisions)
  • recycle your items through free listing services such as Freecycle and Recycle 
  • donate your items to charities, second-hand shops or jumble sales
  • contact a house clearance company - ensuring they are authorised to carry waste
  • ask the retailer to take back the old item
  • sell your items in the small ads of your local paper
  • ensure that anyone carrying out work at your property takes away any waste they produce
  • hire a skip
  • home compost or shred any garden waste