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:

Number of items Price Price with discount
1 £18.82 £9.41
2 £37.50 £18.75
3 to 8 £56.72 £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.


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.