Can You Leave Deceased Estate Items in the Curbside?

Dying is always a sensitive matter common to all people. When a loved one dies, they leave everything behind. they leave you with memories and all the material things they had. Consequently, the bereaved family deals with handling all the things afterwards. This can get a little tricky. Apart from the impending sentimentality that death can play, all other things can easily turn into rubbish. Disposing of this trash can turn difficult for you.

Common items on a deceased estate

Just like any normal home, you can find all other things in a dead person’s home too. With many things left, it can turn into a large volume of objects that you might want to separate from. Especially if it reminds you about that person. It can make grieving a little more difficult than necessary. A deceased person’s home can contain any if not, all the following things:

  • Vehicle
  • Furniture
  • Fixtures
  • Products for consumption
  • Plants
  • Shrubs
  • Personal belongings

In addition to those things, there are matters that you need to take care of more urgently like pets and waste. Needless to say, a deceased estate has a lot of things that you need to handle well. Sometimes, it is best to work with your local rubbish experts. You need to know the best methods of handling a home that you are going to wipe out. For this, you can always rely on Aussie Junk. They are there to help you in making sure that the property clean-up is impeccable and thorough.

Leaving items on the curbside

You might consider just dumping everything out for pickup from the property. After all, the curbside is wide open. It is always home to various kinds of things and rubbish on the way to their final disposal destinations. Garbage bins and segregation containers are sometimes left in curbside areas too. Nevertheless, can you leave deceased estate items on the curbside of the property?

The answer to that is simple: It depends. In Sydney, there are many waste regulation policies to follow. Leaving items on the curbside can be dangerous and can cause a hassle. Besides that, local councils impose rules and standards in different areas and suburbs. Exclusive places practise certain guidelines and protocols. To top it off, different neighbourhoods practise different kinds of waste management tricks to keep their spaces clean. 

Common items for pick up

There are different kinds of generated waste even in deceased properties. As such, there are also different methods to handle these kinds of waste. The Waste Council of Sydney offers waste pickup collection schedules. It is also dependent on where your site is. All you need to do is book for an appointment. They do collections and free pickups for these kinds of rubbish: 

  • Mattress and bed base
  • Furniture like tables, chairs, sofas, cabinets, bed frames, and the like
  • Household items mats, rugs, outdoor items, and the like
  • Garden and outdoor furniture
  • Garden waste like short branches, plants and clippings only
  • Big appliances and small equipment
  • Electronic waste

Items for rubbish removal services

For other unqualified items that you wish to get rid of, you can always call your reliable rubbish removalists for waste disposal. Aussie Junkcan pick up the things you can’t leave on the curbside for too long. We can pick up household products and waste that the local council can’t collect for you and we can do it on the same day too. These can include but are not limited to the following:

  • Books, magazines and paper items
  • Clothing and linen
  • Green waste
  • Automobile discards
  • Scrap metals
  • Carpets and thick rags
  • Hoarder items and personal belongings 


Aussie Junk is your partner in dealing with deceased estate cleanup. Losing a loved one is difficult, but you don’t need to deal with those things alone. We grieve with anybody in this unfortunate time. We understand the space and time you need to sort out what your loved one used to have. To help you in clearing your loved one’s estate, we can handle the other things you want to get rid of. We offer rubbish removal services anywhere in Sydney.

You can call us at ‪0435 569 921‬ or you can send us an email here

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Aussie Junk

Aussie Junk is a proud local Sydney rubbish removal company. We help educate Aussies on the importance of environmental topics such as recycling, hygiene, personal and social well-being and sustainability. Free up more valuable space in your life by calling our local team to help clear and clean out your junk today.

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