Frequently Asked Questions
What are the different types of skip bins?
Our skip in can take almost any thing from around you home from timber off cuts, furniture,
appliances etc that is not hazardous or a liquid
Our skip in can take all green waste from your garden, leaves, small branches, grass
clippings and most any organic material (excluding food waste)
Hard fill / clean fill:
Our skip in can take soil, dirt, bricks, blocks, ceramic tiles, concrete, sand and asphalt.
What cannot go into my skip bin?
We do not accept anything toxic or hazardous, i.e. asbestos, chemicals, paint, oil, car batteries,
gas bottles, tyres, medical sharps, food waste etc. If these items are placed in the Bin, we
will be unable to collect it.
Can I fill my skip bin to the top?
All rubbish must be inside the bin with nothing sticking out over the top. This is to ensure the
safe lifting and removal of our bin
Do you service my area?
Please enter your address on the Order a bin
page to confirm your address
What are your payment options
We accept Visa or MasterCard, all skip bin orders are paid for via the website at the time of ordering
This charge will appear on your credit card statement as payment to GETABIN
How long can I have the skip bin?
We usually allow seven days this includes your delivery and removal days this can vary in different areas.
What if I am not finished with the skip bin by pick-up day?
Please contact our call centre on 0508 438224 to arrange an extension Conditions may apply
What do I do with hazardous chemicals?
You cannot put any hazardous waste into the skip bins. Please contact your local council for a list
of company’s avaliable in your area. Examples of hazardous chemicals include Solvents, Paints, Acids, Laboratory Waste, and Oils
How big are the bins?
Please refer to the bin sizes
page for a list of bin dimensions
How big is the truck?
Our Getabin trucks require access of 3 metres wide to safely place your skip bin