Commercial, Business, Construction and similar recyclable wastes are sorted in the state of the art picking station to maximise the diversion of wastes from landfill by segregating out timber, metals, cardboard, paper, plastics, plasterboards and aggregates.


News & Pams

A mixture of news papers & magazines


PVC Piping & Guttering

Most types of PVC Piping and Guttering can be diverted from Landfill



Most types of Cardboard but Excluding waxed cardboard

Beginner's Guide to Hiring A Skip


Never hired a skip before? This should answer all your questions. If not, then give us a call on 01224 780649

Do I need permission from the local authority when hiring a skip to sit on the road?

Yes, and we do this for you. The council will charge a small fee which is added to the price we charge you. They issue a street permit which is valid for 7 days.

How do I know what size skip I will need?

You can call us for advice or refer to our size guide below.

Where can the skip be left and what if room is tight?

We will leave your skip in the most convenient location which might be the driveway or the road. They can also be at business, office and factory locations.

Do you offer a waste disposal service for builders and contractors?

Yes we do as we are a licensed and Registered waste recycling company.

What if I cannot get a permit?

If your council refuses a street permit – which is rare – we can come along with a skip and our driver will wait while you load it up.

How long can I keep the skip for?

The normal Skip Hire period is 6 days.

How much can I put in the skip?

You must not load the skip to a level higher than the top.

Is there anything I cannot put into a skip?

Asbestos, batteries, tyres, fridges, freezers, any electrical goods, i.e. televisions, stereos or any hazardous or liquid wastes are not allowed to be loaded onto the skip

Some Tips on Hiring a Skip – Here are some of the questions we are regularly asked.

What sizes and types of skips are available?

Mini Builders Large (not for heavy waste i.e. soil, stones or brick) Euro Bins Open & Closed Rear End Loader ( R.E.L Skips )

What size skip will I need?

Be realistic about what needs to be thrown out as very often two small skips will be more expensive than one bigger one. If you are moving why pay for items you don’t use or need to moved

Aberdeen 01224 780649 or Peterhead 01779 430035

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