Frequently asked questions

Answers to frequently asked questions on types of skip bins, dimensions, waste type, costs and other Skip & Bin hire related questions. Contact us for any further enquiries.

frequently asked questions skip bins - Lake Macquarie Skips - Skip bin hire

Price includes up to 7 days hire, additional charges may occur if required longer. Please call if you want your bin picked up sooner.

Bins can be delivered within 24 hours guaranteed, except Sundays.

Car tyres, batteries, liquids, food wastes, fibro, oil heaters, gas bottles, and asbestos are not permitted.

By prior arrangement only. Strict conditions apply. Asbestos handling guidelines sheet issued on delivery of bin.

Any waste containing Fibro or Asbestos and any form of Insulation material is by strict appointment ONLY and is prohibited in general waste or recycled skip bins. Dangerous or Hazardous Materials eg. Contaminated Waste, Chemicals, Liquids and Oils are also STRICTLY PROHIBITED in all skip bins. If you have these materials we can refer you on to collection centres in the local area to dispose of them. The cost to tip the asbestos is $406.80 per tonne as per the current tip prices.

Any bin being placed on public land or council property in Newcastle Council and Lake Macquarie Council requires a council permit at a cost of $88.00 valid for 28 days which we organise on your behalf. Other councils bin placement requirements for public lands is in accordance with the local councils policies.

We accept cash, credit card, EFT, and cheque. Payment is required on or before delivery.

No cheques accepted.