Melton Borough Council

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