Waste Types

It is generally straight forward to identify the type of waste you need to load into the skip however use this easy to use guide to help you understand what can and can’t go in to a skip. What type of waste you have can affect the price of your skip bin so it’s important that you choose the one that suits your needs. If you put prohibited waste into the skip additional charges will apply. If you have any doubts please contact your supplier after you order the bin.

Waste Types


General Waste

This skip is used for light domestic waste and commercial waste. Household items, light office waste, paper and cardboard. Furniture and appliances, e.g. cupboards, fridge’s dishwashers etc.

Mattresses and car/truck tyres will incur extra charges. If you wish to dispose of these please check with your supplier before placing them in the bin.
Weight limits of 150kg per cubic meter apply to this bin.

What can’t go in the Bin

No asbestos or other hazardous material. No hardfill, concrete, sand, soil or bricks. No fibro fencing. No palm trunks, tree trunks roots or turf. No wet paint tins.

Mixed Heavy Waste

This skip is used for domestic, commercial, construction, renovation and demolition. Bricks, tiles, timber and metal. All types of appliances, furniture and green waste.

What can’t go in the Bin

No asbestos or other hazardous material. No food products or food waste. Tree trucks larger than 300mm.

Green Waste

This skip is used for green garden waste only. Branches, leaves, weeds, bark with no soil. Shrubs, grass clippings, twigs etc. Tree trunks smaller than 300mm.

What can’t go in the Bin

No asbestos or other hazardous material. No bricks, tiles, concrete, sand or soil. No paper or cardboard. No household waste or appliances. No food waste. No mattresses or tyres.

This skip must be green waste only.

Soil/Dirt

This skip is strictly sand and soil only. It must 100% sand or soil. No other material is allowed.

What can’t go in the Bin

No asbestos or other hazardous material. No bricks, tiles, concrete, sand or soil. No paper or cardboard. No household waste or appliances. No food waste. No mattresses or tyres.

This skip must be sand/soil only.