Melton Borough Council

Severn Trent report

UPDATE: Severn Trent have informed that the issues with low water pressure or no supply in the LE13 area have now been resolved. If you are still experiencing problems please contact STW directly

Dispose of a large or bulky item

What we can collect

We accept:

Kitchen and utility

  • Blenders
  • Bread makers 
  • Cookers (gas or electric) 
  • Dishwashers 
  • Extractor hoods 
  • Food mixers 
  • Freezers 
  • Fridges 
  • Fridge freezers 
  • Hobs 
  • Ironing boards 
  • Microwave oven 
  • Spin dryer 
  • Tumble dryer 
  • Vacuum cleaners 
  • Washing baskets 
  • Washing machines (including twin tub)
Other electrical items
  •  Computer systems 
  • Fax machines 
  • Heaters (free-standing, gas or electric, excluding gas bottles; storage heaters must have bricks removed) 
  • Hi-fi systems 
  • Satellite boxes or dishes 
  • Telephones 
  • Televisions 
  • Video recorders

General furniture

  • Armchairs 
  • Bed bases 
  • Bedside cabinets 
  • Bookcases 
  • Bunk beds 
  • Computer desks 
  • Cots 
  • Desks 
  • Dining chairs 
  • Dressers 
  • Dressing tables 
  • Filing Cabinets 
  • Foot rests 
  • Headboards 
  • Mattresses 
  • Pouffes 
  • Settees 
  • Sideboards 
  • Sofas 
  • Tables 
  • Wardrobes (free standing, whole or broken up)

Furnishings

  • Carpets (roll or bagged off-cuts) 
  • Curtains (bagged) 
  • Curtain poles 
  • Cushions (bagged) 
  • Floor tiles 
  • Quilts (bagged) 
  • Linen (bagged) 
  • Underlay 
  • Vinyl floor covering

Garden and outdoor 

  • Bicycles 
  • Clothes lines (freestanding) 
  • Dustbins 
  • Garden Furniture 
  • Garden planters 
  • Garden tools (spades/forks etc.) 
  • Lawn mowers (electric only) 
  • Power tools 
  • Prams/pushchairs
  • Push bikes 
  • Small items from a garage i.e. old jacks 
  • Small outdoor toys 
  • Wheelbarrows 
  • Wheelchairs
Miscellaneous

  • Books (bagged) 
  • Child safety gates 
  • Clocks 
  • Clothes airers 
  • Fitness equipment 
  • Playpens 
  • Snooker tables 
  • Sunbeds 
  • Toys (bagged)

We cannot accept:

  • D.I.Y items 
  • Fences 
  • Sheds 
  • Fridges or Freezers containing food  
  • Kitchen or bathroom suites/fittings. 
  • Doors/windows
  • Rubble 
  • Soil 
  • Petrol lawnmowers
  • Pianos