Skip Bins are hired based on the waste type. It is important to select the correct waste type as it affects the price for us to dispose of the waste at the local waste transfer facility.
Please note that items such as asbestos, flammables, mattresses, batteries, liquids like paint, aerosols, food, gas bottles, fire extinguishers are not allowed in any of our bins.
If you have large amounts of scrap metal, soil, concrete or clean fill please phone us for a price on a clean bin to help us recycle and avoid landfill.
General Waste is the most popular waste type as it allows for a variety of mixed items in the skip.
General Waste is great for general clean ups at home or office where you are disposing of items such as:
- Old furniture
- Office desks, chairs etc.
- Children’s toys
- White Goods
- Green Waste such as leaves, branches, small trees
- Plastics, timbers, metals
- General domestic waste from around the home
Asbestos, flammables, mattresses, batteries, liquids like paint, aerosols, food, gas bottles, fire extinguishers, construction or heavy waste, are not allowed.
Green Waste is garden waste.
Note: Green Waste price is for domestic home owners or renters, and does not include commercial landscapers or contractors. Commercial landscapers and contractors are to use the commercial or construction waste type.
Allowed items in Green Waste bins include:
- 100% garden waste only
- Small trees
- Branches (no more than 20cm thick)
- Palm fronds
Construction waste is commonly generated by builders, developers and renovators in or around a work site. Skip bins are used by builders who understand and place an importance in workplace safety and their obligations with the chain of command in ensuring a safe workplace for their employees and contractors.
Common items in Construction / Heavy bins include:
- Construction and demolition waste
- Furniture, whitegoods
- Green waste
- General waste
- Small amounts of tiles, concrete or rubble (less than 1 cubic metre).
Asbestos, soil, sand or earthy material, large amounts of tiles concrete or rubble (more than 1 cubic metre), flammables, mattresses, batteries, liquids like paint, aerosols, food, gas bottles, fire extinguishers are not allowed.