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Household skip hire

The Council's skip hire service is also available for householders.

We have three sizes of skips available to hire:

  • 8 cubic yards (approximately 60 to 80 bags)
  • 12 cubic yards (approximately 100 to 120 bags)
  • 16 cubic yards (approximately 140 to 160 bags)


The hire cost of the skip includes:

  • daily hire rate at £1.55 per day 
  • delivery and collection charge at £49.00 per hour 
  • disposal cost (varies depending on type of rubbish, check the disposal charges page)
  • please note, households will be charged VAT


To enquire or book a skip hire, please contact:


If you plan to site a skip on a public road then you will need to obtain a skip permit, for which there is a charge.  For more information, please contact the Roads Service: