What size skip do I need?
The size of skip will vary depending on how much waste you are looking
to dispose of.
Try to be realistic
about the skip size as it may work out better/cheaper ordering 1
builders skip, opposed to 2 midi skips. We offer 2 sizes of skips:
If unsure, please give us a call and we'll be happy to advise with the
size you may require.
Can I put a skip on the road?
Of course! All you require is a skip
Skip Permits - Why do I need one / How much do they cost?
A skip permit is legally
when hiring a skip on a public road. Local
authorities issue them for one and two weeks periods, but this can be
extended for an additional charge.
A1 Skip Hire permits are charged at
£50 and are inclusive
on our website. This cost not only covers the
permit licence but also skip lighting and any addtional road safetly
equipment if required - ie road cones etc...
What can / can't I put In a skip?
We accept most
hold items with the exception
hazardous or harmful substances, which include:-
- Medical Waste
- Petrol, Diesel, Oil
Please contact a waste company which specialise in dealing with
hazardous waste if you need to dispose of hazardous or asbestos related
How high can I fill the skip?
Our skips should be filled no higher than the very top of the sides of
overload our skips. This is for the safety of our
drivers and other road users whilst in transportation.
What areas do you deliver skips to?
We deliver skips within a 10 mile radius of our waste disposal depot in
Bullwell, Nottingham. On occasions we can deliver futher, it all depends
on the roads and locations.
The map below roughly
the areas we cover throughout Nottinghamshire.
If you're unsure, please give us a call on 0115
979 44 55
and we'll be happy to advise.
How long can I keep the skip for?
You are able to keep our skips for up to 14 days. If you anticipate
needing the skip for a longer period just let us know and this can be
may need to charge you for addtional permit
(see above) if your skip is on
How much will my skip cost?
The price you pay will be depend on the skip
you choose and whether it is on the road (which requires
We are always happy to give you a
quote over the phone and go through the details so that everything is
What does the price of the Skip hire include?
The price we charge is an all-inclusive price. Skip hire from A1 Skips
includes delivery of skip, permit and lights (if on-the-road), cones (if
required), collection, and the full disposal of your waste.
How do I pay for my skip?
We accept the following methods of payment.
- Cash on arrival of skip
- Cheque on arrival of skip - payable
to Trade Waste
- Debit/Credit card - payable
over the phone
- BACS - we
can provide you with our bank details