Other ways to dispose of your waste

If your items can be reused, you should consider other ways of disposing of your items, such as donating them to charity.

Read the Recycle for Cumbria website to find charities and reuse organisations using their map.

You can also find advice on what to do with unwanted furniture.

Certain items of furniture (usually sofas and chairs), should have a fire safety label attached and charity shops may not accept items without a label present – please check before you donate.

Post your items on Freegle

You can list your items in the area you live in:

Household Waste Recycling Centres

You can take your unwanted items to one of our Household Waste Recycling Centres.

Each Household Waste Recycling Centre lists the items it is able to accept.

Find a Household Waste Recycling Centre

Arrange a bulky waste collection

If you cannot donate or recycle your item, then you can pay for your bulky waste to be collected from the area you live in: