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Frequently Asked Questions

We have provided answers to the most commonly asked questions.

Approximately what time of the day will our skip bin arrive?

It can be difficult to determine exactly what time your bin will arrive. It will come down to the number of delivers we have on that particular day and proximity to you suburb. For your convenience, we would be more than happy to give you a call 30mins or so before delivery is made to your site.

Exactly how much waste can we put in the skip bin?

All our bins are designed to for waste to be filled to the top and not to be over filled. Over filling a bin can cause major issues for our drivers while transporting your waste and is very dangerous should any waste fall from the bin. Any additional waste that exceeds the top of the bin may be removed or refusal to remove the bin from site might come into play until the waste is at an acceptable level.

Additional cost may apply for bins that are over filled.

Is it possible to extend the time we hire the bin once it's been delivered?

Absolutely, you simply need to contact us before the original arranged pick up date and depending on the extra time required, additional costs may apply.

Can the bin be moved?

Unfortunately not. Damage may be caused to your property or the bin itself.

Can I organise the bin to picked up earlier than the hire period?

Yes you can. Simply call us or fill in our early retrun form here.

What is the rental time for skip bins?

Bin sizes 2, 3 and 4 cubic metres are set to 5 days rental.

Bin sizes 6, 8 and 10 cubic metres are set to 7 days rental.

What waste can be placed in bins?

Basically any materials which are non toxic. There are a few exceptions such as paint and oils, liquid waste, large tree stumps (300mm x 300m), car types and asbestos which not to be placed in our bins.

Can waste be mixed with different types?

Absolutely, builders waste, green waste, sand and household waste can all be placed within the same bin.

Will bins placed on our driveway cause damage?

It's a very rare accurance that a driveway be damaged by a bin place on it. We take priority care with all bin placements, but ultimately we cannot accept responsibilty if we have been instructed to place it on the driveway.

Can asbestos be placed in the skip bin?

Due to the dangers involved with handling asbestos, we don't allow it to be placed in our bins. You will to call prior so one of trained staff can access and work out the safest solution for your asbestos removal.

What type of payment do you accept?

Our secure online booking system uses eWay which allows the use of Credit Cards such as Visa, Mastercard and American Express.

*Please note, it's important you consider the environment and you are not to put oil and paint, car tyres, gas bottles or asbestos into our bins. If we find you have placed any of these items, extra charges and potential fines may be incurred. For further details and advice call our office on: (08) 9356 2771.

Are we able to place super six or hardy fence into the skip bins?

Super six or hardy fence products or not to be placed into the skip bin. Feel free to call us for further information.