By giving unwanted furniture, clothes, phones and computers to charities and other organisations, you will be helping the environment, saving money and benefiting the community.
A number of organisations in the area will collect electronics and furniture from your home. You can also recycle your mobile phones and accessories at collection points across the borough.
Below are organisations you can contact to recycle various goods.
Charity: Computer Aid International
Telephone: 020 8361 5540
Address: 10 Brunswick Industrial Park, Brunswick Way, London, N11 1JL Residents can deliver computer equipment and accessories to the above address or use the door-to-door delivery service at a charge. Computer Aid data wipes all donated computers to U.S military standards. Reusable equipment will go to support hospitals and schools in the developing world.
Furniture and other equipment
Furniture should be in good condition and the majority will require a fire label on upholstered items.
Charity: British Heart Foundation
Telephone: 0800 615 3000
Address: 200 - 202 Bromley High Street, Bromley, BR1 1PW
Collection area: Bromley area
Opening times: 9:30am-6pm Monday to Saturday; 11:00am-5:00pm Sunday
A second-hand furniture and electrical superstore.
Telephone: 0845 6806888
Address: Furniture store - Hayes, 20 Station Approach, Hayes BR2 7EH
Furniture store - Orpington, 153-155 High Street, Orpington
Collection area: Bromley area including Sidcup, Bexley, Bexleyheath
Phone line opening times: Monday - Friday 9.00am- 4.30pm.
Store opening times: Monday - Saturday 9.00am-5.00pm
Charity: DEBRA Furniture & Electrical
Telephone: 01689 860 504
Address: 363 Crofton Road , Locksbottom, Orpington , BR6 8NR
Collection area: Within 15 miles of Locksbottom, further for large or high value collections
Phone line and store opening times: Monday - Saturday 9:00 am-5:00 pm, Sunday 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Charity: St Christopher's Hospice
Telephone: 020 8768 4571
Address: Shops at various locations see www.stchristophers.org.uk/shops for details.
Collection area: Collection of furniture, mobility scooters or chairs, white goods, flat screen TV’s, large electrical items and other bulky goods
Charity: Guide Dogs for the Blind
Address: 32 Rochester Avenue, Bromley, BR1 3DW.
Details: clean aluminium foil food containers, cooking foil and milk bottle tops can be left inside the front porch at this address for recycling.
Customer contact centre
Tel: 0300 303 8658
Civic Centre, Stockwell Close, Bromley, BR1 3UH