Skip Hire FAQ


This is dependent on the size of skip you want to hire and the length of hire itself. To get a competitive quote please get in touch with Bullimores either by calling us on 01778 423 309 or alternatively you can click here to fill in our online contact form to receive a quote by email.

Once you have received a quote you can call us and book a skip over the telephone. Or, you can book online.

We accept credit cards, direct debit or cash on delivery. We would like to mention that we no longer accept cheques.

Yes, delivery and collection is included in the price of skip hire. Plus, here at Bullimores we’ll aim to give you an efficient, quick and cost-effective service.

General waste is allowed to be placed into the skip, this includes general household rubble such as;

  • Soil
  • Bricks
  • General household waste
  • Garden waste

If you are unsure if your waste is safe to place in a skip please telephone us on 01778 423 309 and we will advise you whether or not you can.

Any waste which is dubbed hazardous cannot be placed into the skip, this includes any of the following items;

  • Asbestos
  • Tyres
  • Gas bottles
  • Fridges
  • Freezers

Once we have collected the waste we will send it to our waste recycling facility, where we aim to recycle as much of the waste as we can to reduce the amount sent to landfill.

Yes, we are fully licensed waste carriers. It’s important for anyone looking to hire a skip that they choose a fully licensed waste carrier. Homeowners have a legal responsibility under the Duty of Care Act, and should your waste be disposed of illegally you could end up facing a hefty fine.

We have a broad range of skips sizes available for hire including;

  • 4 Yard Skips (1.5m wide 2.8m long, 1.0m high)
  • 6 Yard Skips (1.7m wide, 3.8m long, 1.0m high)
  • 8 Yard Skips (1.85m wide, 3.8m long, 1.25m high)
  • 12 Yard Covered Skips
  • 15 Yard Skips
  • 30 Yard Skips

This is dependent on the size of the skip, but we recommend that you fill the skip as high as the sides of the skip itself. Any higher and this could present a risk when transporting the skip itself, however if you are unsure please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Our skip hire services are available to those based in any of the following locations;

  • Lincolnshire
  • Leicestershire
  • Northamptonshire
  • Cambridgeshire

If you do not see your location here and you are unsure if we deliver to your location please get in touch.

Homeowners can place the skip on their own property providing it doesn’t block access to the property. If you don’t have space for a skip then you may need a permit to place the skip on the road – at Bullimores we can arrange this on your behalf; removing the need to fill in excess paperwork.

For more details telephone us on 01778 423 309.


Bullimores Bourne Small Builder Service. Tip and Collect. Tip your small load of waste and collect a tonne or two from a selection of aggregates on your way out.

Choose from a wide range of plant serviced from our Bourne, Northampton and St. Neots depots.

We supply a large range of aggregates from graded limestone to washed sands & gravel from our depots.

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