Household Waste - Special Collections For Large Items

 Bulky waste collections.

The Council is able to offer residents, via our waste collection contractor; Biffa Municipal Ltd, the collection of bulky items such as settees, beds and wardrobes etc.  This service is chargeable and with the first two units charged at £22 each and any subsequent units are charged at £16.50 each.

An example of items and their equivalent units that can be collected are:

Up to 10 black sacks containing household/garden waste1
Three piece suites2
Bed (mattress)1
Bed (base)1
White Goods (cooker, fridge)1
Dining Table1
Chairs (x 4)1

Exceptions Are:

•         American style fridge/freezers can be collected for a charge of £44.00 (classed as two items).

•         Motorised furniture (such as reclining armchairs, reclining sofas and adjustable/hospital beds) will be collected at a charge of £44.00 per item (each motorised piece will be classed as two units).

All items to be collected should be placed at the front of the property. However, if they cannot be placed at the front and need collecting from the rear of the property an additional £10.00 charge will be included.

If your require a collection of a larger item such as above please call Biffa Waste Services on: 01543 225034.

Please Note: Biffa will be unable to collect any hazardous items, rubble or fence panels

We would also like to remind residents that some of their household items that are no longer wanted may be useful for someone else.

Freegle is also another way of offering your goods for free to someone else, and you may even pick up a bargain or two for yourself whilst you use the service.

Related Contacts

Waste Management


Tel: (01543) 462621

Waste & Engineering Services, Hawks Green Depot, Cannock, Staffordshire, WS11 6LH.


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