Skip It FAQs

Can I Skip It?

Skips are fantastic tools for getting rid of unwanted rubbish, rubble, and waste. Booking a skip. Our skip hire service is the quickest way to get rid of:

  • Bulky furniture
  • Wood
  • Metal
  • Dry Mixed Recycling (DMR)
  • Green waste

Read more about what can go in a skip here.

If you do not see what you want to get rid of above, then have you considered our Van It, Man with a Van, style rubbish and bulky waste removal? We accept a broader range of items through our Van It service. You can have a look here to see if that's more suitable for your needs.

Cannot Skip It

Our Skip It service does not accept the following items:

  • Asbestos
  • Plasterboard
  • WEEE
  • Mattress
  • Tyres
  • Aerosols
  • Solvents
  • Chemicals
  • Clinical Waste
  • Gas Cylinders
  • Liquids
  • Soil or compost
  • Lithium ion batteries
  • Paint tins

Read more about what cannot go in a skip here.

On the rare occasion that what you want to get rid of is on the list above, then the great news is you don’t need to be stuck with your waste. At Skoup, we are able to take many of the items listed above through our Van It service, have a look here to see if that's more suitable for your needs. You can also contact us on 03300 535 535 if you need assistance choosing the right waste removal service for you. 

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Ready to have your waste collected?

When you need it gone in a hurry, or have items that can't be disposed of in a skip, why not try our Van It service.

From £75 Incl Vat
Van It

Next Day Skip Hire Delivery

6 days a week

Whenever you need your skip, we'll make sure it's there. Order by 12 noon to receive next day delivery by one of our helpful and reliable drivers. (Monday - Saturday, excluding bank holidays) 

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Whether you are in the process of changing your office or you are clearing out after a long overdue house declutter or spring cleaning, getting rid of all that rubbish has never been so easy! Our waste skip hire service is the perfect waste removal solution if you need to keep your waste on-site for a longer time period or are planning a larger project.

No matter where you are based in the UK, at Skoup our skip hire service covers a wide range of post codes. What is more, no matter what it is you want to do, we have a local waste skip hire service for all your needs, whether it is residential or commercial waste. This means, no matter whether you are cleaning out your garage, planning a renovation, or getting rid of junk from the back of a shop or office, we are here to help. 

Why should you hire a skip from Skoup?

Hiring a skip has never been easier, and it comes with a large number of benefits. Here are some benefits of hiring a skip: 

  • Eco-Friendly – Being part of Biffa, all your waste will be disposed in a compliant way or recycled in one of our facilities.
  • Reliability – You can choose the size of the skip which meets your waste needs and pick your preferred skip collection day. We have tailored our small skip hire, medium skip hire and large skip hire services to suit all waste clearances, whether it's a garage clearance or a renovation project. 
  • Zero effort on your part – We want to make skip hire as easy as possible. You will not have to transport the waste to the tip, we will do the hard work for you. 
  • Efficient waste collection - Skoup's cheap skip hire service saves you time and resources. We’ll drop the skip off when you want and pick it up when you want it gone. You don’t need to spend your valuable time or effort stressing about your waste disposal method. 

If you are not sure what skip size you need, we have prepared a handy skip comparison guide so that you can understand all the benefits of each type of skip. Mini, midi, or maxi – we can help you out no matter what it is you are after.

How to order a skip?

Skip hire with Skoup could not be easier. You can complete your skip hire online or if you need help or have any questions, please contact us on 03300 535 535.

If you order by 12 noon, then you can receive next day skip delivery by one of our helpful and reliable drivers. Alternatively, we can arrange a drop off at a time to suit you. 

Visit our Skip Hire FAQ page for more information. If your skip needs to go on the road then you will need to consider a skip permit. The good news is that we can help you with that – you can check our Skip Permit page to learn more about permit requirements. 

When can you collect the skip?

When your skip is ready to be removed from your premises, contact us on 03300 535 535 to arrange a collection.

Why Skip It with Skoup?

  • We'll give you a good price – and stick to it
  • We'll only take away what you ask us to take away
  • We’ll turn up when we say we’ll turn up
  • We’re part of Biffa, one of the UK’s best known and most trusted brands
  • We don't charge extra for evenings and weekends
  • We'll collect from inside or outside your home

Don’t take our word for it

Who are Biffa?

Biffa - The UK's No.1 for Business Waste.

Skoup is a part of Biffa, the well-known and highly rated waste management service. When we take your waste away, you know it will be handled safely, responsibly and legally. We process it ourselves on our own fully licensed sites. We turn:

  • Green waste into compost
  • Old glass into new glass
  • Rubble into building materials
  • Drinks cans into drinks cans
  • Paper and card into paper and card
  • Wood and timber into MDF

Need help with general waste removal? Call us today on 03300 535 535 to enquire about our skip hire, man and van waste removal and bagged waste collection services.