How much waste can I put in my skip?

All skips can be filled to the top of the container 'Level Load'. Each skip is clearly marked to show how much waste can be placed within it. Overloaded skips will not be removed.

Can I put different types of waste into my skip?

Yes, all different types of waste can be placed into the same skip. Once your skip arrives back at our recycling centre it is tipped into a processing yard. The waste will be segregated in order for it to be process and recycled.

What materials cannot be placed into a Speedy skip?

There are a number of items/ materials that cannot be placed in our skips.


  • Asbestos
  • Fridges, Freezers, Air-Conditioning units
  • Tyres
  • Batteries
  • Medical Waste
  • Aerosols and gas canisters- incl Fire Extinguishers
  • Liquids
  • Oil, fuel and other automotive fluids
  • Hazardous/ Toxic Waste

If you are unsure, please call us for advice about the type of materials that you can put into Speedy Skips

Can i burn my rubbish in your skip?

No there are to be no fires in a Speedy Skip. Not only does this damage the steel structure of the skip it's very environmentally damaging

How much does it cost to hire a skip?

The cost of the skip depends on the type of skip you require and for the length of time it is needed. Our skip sizes to give you more of an idea of the type of skip that you will need. Call us for further advice on: 01403 788996

Can I place my skip on a public road?

You can put your skip on a public road, however you are required to possess a council permit issued by your council these costs do vary. Speedy Skip Hire will apply for a permit on your behalf, cost is charged at the council rate. This permit charge is required via a card payment at the time of ordering so that the relevant permits can be applied for. (This is a charge from your local council and is none refundable as it’s a charge for applying for the permit)

Which skip size should I hire?

The type of skip that you should hire depends on the type and amount of material that you are wanting to dispose of. To make the decision easier, our skip hire pages give you an idea about the number of bin bags that can be placed in each skip..

How can I pay for my skip?

Speedy Skip Hire accepts all major credit or debit card payments over the phone. Payment must be made prior to the delivery of the skip.

How long can we keep a skip?

Approximately two weeks.

Have you any other Questions?

One of our customer care team members will be more than happy to assist. Contact the customer care team on
01403 788996

Skip hire West Chiltington