Skips Essex

With nearly 20 years of experience, make Waste Transport Services your first choice for skips in Essex that are suitable for a broad range of purposes. Whether you’re making home renovations and require domestic skip hire, are a local authority that needs larger-scale commercial skip hire or are a construction company requiring a roll-on/off skip for an ongoing construction project, we have an extensive range of skips available nationwide so you will find the one for you. We operate the collections and deliveries of skips of all sizes and types. So you can rest assured that we can meet your waste removal requirements, whatever they may be. If you’ve been searching for ‘skip hire near me’ or have been looking for skips in Essex, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us today.

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    What size skip do I need?

    By coming to Waste Transport Services, you can choose from a selection of high-quality skips in Essex that are suitable for a variety of purposes. From small-scale home renovations and garden clearances to large-scale construction projects. Here’s our skip size guide to help you decide which one you may need…

    Suitable for smaller waste disposal

    Skip TypeHeightLengthWidth
    2 Yard Mini Skip0.76m / 2′ 6″1.2m / 4′0.91m / 3′
    4 Yard Mini Skip0.97m / 3′ 2″1.83m / 6′1.29m / 4′ 3″
    6 Small Builders Skip 1.22m / 4′2.6m / 8′ 7″1.52m / 5′

    Suitable for larger waste disposal

    Skip TypeHeightLengthWidth
    8 Yard Builders Skip
    1.22m / 4′3.66m / 12′
    1.68m / 5′ 6″
    10 Yard Maxi Skip1.5m / 4′ 11″3.74m / 12′ 3″1.78m / 5′ 10″
    12 Yard Maxi Skip 1.68m / 5′ 6″3.7m / 12′ 2″1.78m / 5′ 10″

    For large-scale demolition or waste disposal works, we also offer roll-on/roll-off skip hire in Essex from 15 cubic yards, up to 40 cubic yards. We provide cheap skip hire in Essex for both domestic and commercial users at affordable prices and can also supply a wide range of waste-transporting vehicles, from grab loaders and tipper lorries to excavators if required. If you’re unsure about which skip you need for your disposal, get in touch with us and we’ll be happy to help.

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    If you’ve been looking for reliable, quality skips in Essex, then you’ve found the company you’ve been looking for with Waste Transport Services, so please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us!

    GIVE US A CALL: 08712884733

    What can I put in a skip?

    Our skips in Essex can accommodate a broad range of waste disposal materials including brick, concrete, hardcore, household waste, wood, metals and spoil. 

    What can’t I put in a skip?

    Our skips in Essex aren’t suitable for electrical appliances, liquid waste, tyres, paint cans, clinical/medical waste, fluorescent tubes, batteries, plasterboard (max 10% of load) hazardous/toxic material gas cylinders or asbestos. If you need to dispose of asbestos, talk to a member of our team
    about our sealed asbestos waste skips.

    How much waste should I put in the skip?

    As overloaded skips are dangerous and make transporting the skip difficult or impossible, we highly recommend that you don’t fill our skips in Essex above the sides of the skips.

    Is it safe to burn waste in the skip?

    No, burning waste in a skip is both highly dangerous and illegal. You could also face a fine or charge of up to £2000 to repair or replace the skip if it is damaged or misused.

    Who is responsible for the skip when it is on-site?

    When you hire one of our skips in Essex, you will take sole responsibility for it, additionally, all skips sited on private property are sited at your own risk. You will also be responsible for providing lights and cones to make the skips safe and visible.

    How long can I keep a skip on my drive?

    We provide hire of our skips in Essex for as long as you require them, typically people hire them out for between one and 14 days.

    Do I need a road license?

    If you are hiring a skip that will be placed on private property, you won’t require a license. However, if the skip will be positioned on a road or in a public area, you will require a road license.

    How do I get a road licence for a skip?

    You will need to apply to your local authority for a road license. We can apply for the permit on your behalf if required.

    How long does it take to get a skip permit in Essex?

    Permit applications can take anything up to seven working days to be processed by the relevant authority so we advise looking into this in advance.

    How much does a road permit for a skip cost in Essex?

    A road permit for a skip costs £110 for up to and including 28 days. Licence renewals for a further 28 days cost £110.

    What are roll-on/roll-off skips?

    Our roll-on/roll-off skips in Essex are suitable for the disposal of high volumes of waste, such as the waste that may be created on a large construction site. 

    What are skip hire in Essex prices?

    There are many factors that will influence the cost of our skips in Essex, therefore we recommend contacting us for a quote. We offer cheap skip hire in Essex and all of our services are underpinned by affordable pricing.

    Why Choose Us

    18 Years of Experience

    18 Years of Experience
    We have 18 years of experience and are highly rated for skips in Romford that are available for commercial and domestic clients at incredibly cheap prices.

    Serve All Sectors

    Serve All Sectors
    We work with private individuals and commercial clients including small building firms, large construction companies and public sector and utility organisations.

    Wide Range of Services

    Wide Range of Services
    We offer a broad range of waste management services including asbestos removal, waste collection and disposal, waste treatment, plant and transport hire and more!
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