Bulky items and waste

3. Waste collection service charges and discounts


Charges are on a sliding scale according to how many items are collected.

The charges can be found in the table below:

Type Price Price with discount
Bulky A £18.82 for 1 item £9.41
Bulky B £37.50 for 2 items £18.75
Bulky C £56.72 for 3 to 8 items £28.36
Garden and building collection (weight/charge assessment required) £109.78 per hour No discount

The 50% discount is given on production of valid housing benefit, income support or low income related benefit or Leisure Key Band A Holders (Band B or Lifetime not valid).

Please note there is a £17 Decontamination Charge for wheelie bins.

If you are unsure about any items you wish to dispose of please download the bulky waste collection list (PDF 92.88Kb).


Payment will need to be made in full in advance of the arranged collection and can be made by:

  • phoning Stockport Direct on 0161 217 6111 and pay by switch/visa
  • calling into your local information centre or library (cash only)

Please provide your full postal address and contact telephone number and a list of items to be collected.

Please note there is a cancellation/amendment charge of £10.

Extra items cannot be added to a booking once payment has been made. If you wish to add any more items to your booking, a new booking must be made and it will be charged as a new collection.