North East Lincolnshire Council

Bulky household waste

Standard and rapid bulky waste collection service can collect up to 10 unwanted items that are too big to put in a domestic bin.

For a standard service, large items will be collected within 4 to 10 working days. The rapid service is subject to availability but we will collect unwanted items in 1 to 3 working days.

white good items


  • Animal cage / pet carrier
  • Armchair


  • Bath
  • BBQ – gas/charcoal (no gas bottles)
  • Bed frame or base
  • Bedside cabinets
  • Bidet
  • Bike, trike or scooter (not motorised)
  • Blinds
  • Breadmaker
  • Bureau or desk


  • Cabinets or display case (not fitted and glass free)
  • Cardboard (tied and flat packed not more than 4ft in length and 2ft wide)
  • CD holder
  • Carpet, underlay or lino (rolled and tied – max 25kg, 4ft length, 2ft wide and 18 inches diameter)
  • Chair (dining, upholstered or office)
  • Chaise lounge
  • Child car seat
  • Christmas tree (artificial or real)
  • Clothes line or rotary airer
  • Coffee machine
  • Commode
  • Compost bin
  • Computer base or monitor (clear all data)
  • Cooker(gas or electric)
  • Cot (dismantled)
  • Cushion


  • De-humidifier*
  • Dishwasher*
  • Door (internal wooden only, no glass)
  • Drawers (inc chest)
  • Dressing table (no glass or mirrors)
  • Drill
  • DVD


  • Exercise equipment
  • Extractor fan


  • Fires (gas or electric)
  • Fire guard
  • Fire surrounds
  • Foot stool or pouffe
  • Fridge* / freezer* – domestic only (inc fridge/freezer, american or chest freezer, no bigger than 6ft can contain gas/ammonia)


  • Garden bench
  • Garden chair or table (not cast iron)
  • Gate (max 2m x 1.4m)
  • Golf bag, trolley or clubs


  • Headboard
  • Hedge trimmer (electric, petrol or manual)
  • Hi-fi stereo or music centre
  • Hob(gas or electric)
  • Hoover or vacuum cleaner
  • Hutch


  • Ironing board


  • Kettle
  • Kitchen workstops (max length 3m)


  • Lagging (3 black bin liners is 1item)
  • Laminate flooring (tied in max 25kg bundles)
  • Lawn mower (electric, petrol or manual)
  • Leaf blower (electric, petrol or manual)
  • Lighting or lamps


  • Mattress (any size)
  • Metal bar (max length 3m)
  • Microwave* or mini oven*


  • Ottoman storage box
  • Oven* (gas or electric)


  • Paddling pool
  • Pallet
  • Parasol or umbrella
  • Patio heater (no gas bottle)
  • Pedal or kitchen bin
  • Playpen
  • Pram, pushchair, buggy or stroller


  • Radiator, portable gas or electric heater (no gas bottles)
  • Radio
  • Rug (rolled and tied)


  • Satellite dish
  • Saw
  • Scooter
  • Seesaw
  • Settee or sofa
  • Sewing or knitting machine
  • Sky, freeview or digital box
  • Slide
  • Slow cooker or electric pan
  • Sofabed or futon
  • Stepladder (max 3m)
  • Stool or bar stool
  • Strimmer (electric or petrol)
  • Suitcase
  • Sun lounger
  • Sunbeds (no tubes)
  • Swing (must dismantle)


  • Table (dining, coffee or side)
  • Tent or tent poles
  • Toaster
  • Toilet (inc bowl or cistern)
  • Toys (large or small)
  • Tumble dryer
  • TV cabinet, stand or unit (no glass)
  • Television
  • TV aerial
  • Tyres (max 4)


  • Wardrobe (free standing, not fitted, no glass)
  • Washing machine*
  • Water butt
  • Wheelbarrow
  • Wood


  • £20 for up to four items (something which has been dismantled will be counted as one)
  • £5 for any additional items, up to the maximum of 10 per order
  • £10 for each white good
  • £5 additional charge for the rapid collection service

Rubbish which has been dumped illegally will be searched and the owner will have legal action taken against them.

Terms and conditions

  • no refunds will be issued to customers if they cancel a booking
  • crews will only take items listed for collection
  • crews will not enter houses, flats, garages, out-houses, greenhouses, sheds, bin stores or go up any steps/stairs to collect
  • items must be visible and safely placed on the boundary of your property but 7am on the day of your collection
  • fridges and freezers must be left face down to prevent access, or remove/seal up the door
  • crews will not collect asbestos, trade or commercial waste
  • collections will be dependent on weather conditions (i.e. snow, floods) or vehicle breakdown

Contact details

Waste services hotline

Telephone: 01472 326288

Opening times: Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5pm, except bank holidays