Bulky item collection

We offer a collection service from domestic properties in Trafford, if you're looking to dispose of unwanted household items such as mattresses, fridges and furniture. There is a minimum, non-refundable charge of £35, which covers up to five items.

Businesses need to make their own arrangements to dispose of commercial waste.

How to dispose of your unwanted bulky items

You can pay to use the council's bulky waste collection service, or you may consider one of the following alternatives:

Bulky waste collections – what we do

When you book your collection, the service will:

  • Give you a collection day, once payment has been taken
  • Collect on the scheduled collection day, except in circumstances outside of our control. Before you proceed, please make sure you have read our terms and conditions
  • Where a collection has not taken due to adverse weather or a vehicle breakdown, will be attempt again as soon as operationally possible
  • When the collection cannot take place because items are not accessible or are unsafe to handle, a calling card will be left at the property to notify the resident

How to arrange collection

A bulky item collection can be arranged using the link below. Please be aware that there are some items that cannot be collected, so please check the collectable items list before you arrange a collection.

To book a collection you will need a valid email address and a debit or credit card ready for payment. Before you proceed, please make sure you have read our terms and conditions.

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