We use some essential cookies to make this website work.
We’d like to set additional cookies to understand how you use our website so we can make improvements.
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off. They are normally set in response to your interactions
on the website e.g. logging in etc.
These cookies allow us to monitor traffic to our website so we can improve the performance and content of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited or how you navigated around our website.
These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and content. They may be set by the website or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.
These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.
Currently we are not utilizing these types of cookies on our site.
Council Tax portal temporarily unavailable
If you use the OPENPortal to manage your Council Tax or Business Rates payments, please note that both the portal and associated online forms are unavailable between 5pm on Friday 23 February and approximately 12 noon on Monday 26 February due to Council Tax billing taking place. Thank you for your patience and apologies for any inconvenience caused.
There are a number of charities or organisations that can take your unwanted furniture, white goods and other household items to be recycled or reused by those in the community that might need them.
The council’s bulky waste collection is undertaken by a charity that also repurposes waste, especially furniture and white goods (not electrical goods). You can donate your unwanted furniture to them by visiting their depot in Bordon. These items will either be sold in their shop to fund their projects or given to people who need the basics to create a home. Furniture Donations | Furniture Helpline. They also host the Men's Shed - where socially isolated people can use their fully equipped workshop and also run the local Repair Café where volunteers repair items free of charge (where possible).
Located in Merrow, Furniturelink refurbish and reuse good quality, pre-owned donated furniture and appliances. Visit Home | Furniturelink Surrey | United Kingdom.
There are a number of charities that will accept furniture donations - Sue Ryder's Free Furniture Collection. The British Heart Foundation also offers a free collection of unwanted furniture, homeware and electrical items: Book a free furniture and electrical goods collection near me | BHF - BHF.
There’s also a nationwide Furniture Donation Network Furniture Donation Network - What we take as a donation
Repair cafes exist to bring people with broken household items together with people who volunteer to help them fix the items. Here are a few examples of Repair Cafes in Waverley:
Repair Café Godalming - Godalming Town Council (godalming-tc.gov.uk)
Farnham Repair Cafe (cfsd.org.uk)
Guildford Repair Café | Repaircafe
A Buy Nothing group is a local Facebook group where people freely gift items they no longer want. You are not allowed to ask for money or trade in Buy Nothing groups. You can find out more information about the Haslemere group by visiting: Buy Nothing Haslemere | Facebook
The Freecycle Network is a website where you can get all kinds of free items in your area or give away items that you don’t need or want anymore.
Freecycle: Farnham Group
Freecycle: Godalming UK Group
Thank you for your feedback.
Share this page