The Re-use Shop

The Blackpool Re-use Shop is located at the far end of our Household Waste Recycling Centre.

To get useful items out of the waste stream and into the hands of those who can use them, we feel that recycling good condition, fit-for-purpose items is important. You will find a range of discounted household items, including the below and more.

We are open Monday to Sunday 10:00am to approximately 3:30pm, we accept, card and cash payments. If you have any enquires, please contact our HWRC (Household Waste Recycling Centre) on: 01253 476317.

Items For Sale

All large appliances can be collected on the day and come with a 3 month guarantee.

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Refurbished washing machines

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Household furniture 

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Garden furniture

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Bric- a-Brac (miscellaneous objects and ornaments)

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Pictures, frames and mirrors

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And many more, come and see us today!

Donate Unwanted Items To The Re-use Shop

Have you got some unwanted household items or clothing you would like to donate?

Below is a helpful guide of accepted and unaccepted items, along with information on special items and Blackpool Council recycling services.

Please note, this is a list for the Re-use Shop only. Please refer to our HWRC (Household Waste Recycling Centre) to find out what can and cannot be taken there.

We accept
We do not accept
Item of the month
Other recycling services
Confidential waste shredding services

We accept

  • Books
  • Bric -a- Brac (miscellaneous objects and ornaments)
  • Musical Instruments
  • Pictures
  • Frames and mirrors
  • Small furniture items
  • Sports equipment
  • CDs and DVDs

We do not accept

  • Furniture without fire labels
  • Hazardous items e.g. knives, weapons etc.
  • Safety helmets and car seats
  • Pushchairs and prams
  • Toiletries
  • Medical equipment

Item of the month

Here at the Re-use Shop, we are occasionally given wonderful items such as collectibles or something special.

When a new treasure is donated, this section will tell you how to bid and make the gem yours.

Other recycling services

Did you know, Blackpool Council offers a range of recycling services to make recycling easier for you?

Such as Rover their mobile recycling service and Bulky Matters their bulky waste collection service.

For more information, visit Blackpool Council’s waste and recycling page.

Confidential waste shredding services

Domestic confidential waste only.

Shredded to P5 security level. Certificate issued as proof of destruction.

A maximum of 2kg per transaction:

  • 0-250 grams – £2.00
  • 251-500 grams – £3.00
  • 501-750 grams – £4.00
  • 751-1kg – £5.00
  • Credit cards – 50p per card