Bulky waste collection

If you have any waste that is too large to be placed into normal bins, you can book a bulky waste collection.

There is a charge for collection, but you can dispose of the items for free at one of the local recycling centres.

Council tenants and leaseholders living in flats

Bulky waste collections are handled separately if you live in a flat and are a Council tenant or leaseholder.

Booking a bulky waste collection

1. Have you considered donating the items?
Some charities can even collect the items from your property.

2. Check the list of items we can collect.
Only items on the list can be collected and they must be specified when booking.

3. Bulky waste is a charged for service, check how much you will pay on the list of bulky waste collection charges

4. Book a bulky waste collection

Collections can also be booked using by phone:

Barking and Dagenham Direct

020 8215 3000

5. Prepare your items for collection – if your items are not prepared correctly they will not be collected

Items must be placed at the front boundary of your property before 6am on the day of your collection

If there is a problem with your collection

Change or cancel a bulky waste collection 

You can report a missed collection by phone:

Barking and Dagenham Direct

020 8215 3000