Items we can't accept

Unfortunately, there are some items we can’t accept as donations due to health and safety, and legal reasons. 

Please check the list below, or feel free to give one of our shops a call to find out more.

What we are unable to sell

  • Video tapes and any home recorded CDs or DVDs
  • Knives, swords and replica guns
  • Items made from endangered species, including ivory
  • White goods, such as dishwashers, washing machines, tumble dryers, fridges/freezers etc
  • Used mattresses, duvets and pillows
  • Sports equipment intended for safety e.g. helmets, life jackets and harnesses


You can also contact the National Furniture team on 0333 0031883. or by email