Furniture, electricals and bulky waste collections

There are 4 waste and recycling centres near Hackney which residents can use free of charge. You can take a range of household waste items to the sites, including unusable furniture, garden waste, electrical appliances, scrap metal and textiles. You can also arrange for items to be collected free of charge via websites like Freecycle and Gumtree.

Donate your pre-loved furniture

Homestore has cancelled furniture collections until further notice due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Recycle or repair electrical items

You can recycle, repair or arrange a collection for electrical items small and large.

Collections for other bulky items

We offer a collection service for bulky items including TVs, fridges and washing machines. Collections must be booked in advance. Collections start at £15, but residents who receive housing benefit do not have to pay. Please read our bulky waste terms and conditions.

Book a bulky waste collection

Skips

If you are hiring a skip, Skip and Bin is a useful price comparison site. It is free and impartial and shows live prices from licensed skip companies operating in Hackney.

Our list of approved skip companies has the details of all the skip companies who are licensed to operate in Hackney.

Page updated on: 14 July 2020

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