Furniture re-use and recycling

Most household waste recycling sites in East Sussex accept items of domestic furniture from home and may sell suitable items at a low cost for reuse. Find your local household waste recycling site.

Local furniture recycling collection schemes

The following organisations offer collections of furniture and other suitable items from parts of East Sussex. Most accept donations at their stores.

Age UK East Sussex

Newhaven Donation Centre and Furniture Warehouse, Units D1 and E Ranalah Trading Estate, New Road, Newhaven BN9 0EH
Phone: 01273 646800

Langney Homestore, Units 11 and 12 Langney Shopping Centre, Kingfisher Drive, Eastbourne BN23 7RT
Phone: 01323 403111

Free collection of bulky goods, (including working electricals) for resale at their stores. Age UK stores in Battle, Bexhill, Newhaven, and Langney accept donated items.

Furniture Now

Collects reusable furniture and white goods and office furniture for free from Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden areas. Accepts items for resale at their stores:

Eastbourne, 3a Courtlands Road, Eastbourne BN22 8TR
Phone: 01323 638000

Lewes, Unit 1, Phoenix Works, North Street, Lewes BN7 2PE
Phone: 01273 487377

Hailsham, Shop One, North Street, Hailsham BN27 1DN
Phone: 01323 846899

St Wilfrid’s Hospice

Unit 1–10 Business Technology Park, Moy Avenue, Eastbourne, BN22 8LD
Phone: 01323 418424

Collects reusable furniture. Accepts furniture and other secondhand items at their store in Moy Avenue.

Hastings Furniture Service

6–10 Dorset Place, Hastings TN34 1LG
Phone: 01424 441112

47 London Road, Bexhill-on-Sea TN39 3JZ
Phone: 01424 223594

Collects reusable furniture from Hastings and Rother areas free of charge. Accepts items at their stores.

Emmaus Hastings and Rother

Whitworth Road, St Leonards-on-Sea TN37 7PZ
Phone: 01424 755111

Collects reusable furniture from the Hastings and Rother areas.

British Heart Foundation

202 Terminus Road, Eastbourne BN21 3DF
Phone: 01323 306630

40–41 White Rock, Hastings TN34 1JL
Phone: 01424 554290

Collects reusable furniture, appliances and electrical items free of charge from Eastbourne, Hastings, St Leonards, Bexhill, Battle, and Rye areas. Accepts items for resale at the above furniture and electrical stores.

Repairing items

The Repair Cafe has local cafes in Chailey, Forest Row and Brighton where you can take items for repair and find experts to provide you with practical help.

Advertise online

You could also try the following online services to pass on items to others for re-use:

Or try your local charity shop.

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