Special Collections Service

The council provides Householders with a Special Collection Service to allow you to have larger items uplifted.

You can request a special uplift for up to 6 bulky items from outside your property at ground floor level for a charge of £23. Alternatively you can take the items to your local Recycling Centre free of charge.

What Do We Uplift?

  • Sofas
  • Beds
  • Household Furniture
  • Cookers
  • Washing Machines
  • Fridges
  • Carpets

What Don't We Uplift?

  • Asbestos
  • Car Batteries
  • Gas Canisters
  • Paint Tins
  • Chemicals
  • Tyres

Do We Uplift any Other Items?

Items such as building renovations, house clearances, garden sheds, fences, tree cuttings, kitchen renovations, bathroom suites etc. require to be assessed by an Inspector and a price agreed before the uplift will take place.

How Do I Arrange a Collection?

Contact Special Collections on 01382 436238 between 9 am and 4.30 pm, Monday to Friday to pay for this service by debit card (no charge) or credit card (1.5% surcharge). Payment can also be made by Cash or Cheque at 3 City Square, East or West District Housing Offices, Dundee House and Community Libraries across the city.