EWS understands that waste comes in all shapes & sizes, so as our skip bins. We have a range of skip bins varies in size from 2 to 20 Cubic Meters, suitable for a range of residential, commercial and industrial waste requirements. Whether it is Green Waste, Home Renovation, General Mix, large construction waste, or one of many other waste streams, we have the right bin for the job.
Need a hand with choosing a Skip Bin?
If you would like to ask a question regarding skip bin hire, or if you prefer to book a skip bin over the phone, please call us on 1800 60 61 61
FAQs for Skip Bin Hire
Generally, bins are allowed to be on site for 5 days. Please contact us if you would like your bin collected earlier or if you would like the bin left on site for any extra days.
We have a range of waste bn services to suit your waste needs. Please see our bin services page for pricing structures.
We do not permit asbestos, fibro, fibreglass, palm trees, stumps, batteries, paint, liquid, food waste, mattress, gas bottles or hazardous materials and if found in the bin this will incur an extra charge.
For disposal of those items, you need to refer to your local waste disposal specialists.
Additional charges will apply for tyres, carpet and mattresses
We offer asbestos bins from all our listed bin sizes. If you are looking at ordering an asbestos bin you must notify the office at the time of booking. All asbestos bins must be lined with builders plastic and only put asbestos in this load (NOT MIXED WITH GENERAL WASTE). If asbestos has been found in our skip bin after it has been tipped and mixed with the general waste, we will treat this bin as a contaminated load, and the customer will incur additional charges. Please phone our office and request prices for our asbestos bins or if you are unsure as to whether or not a material might contain asbestos.
It is illegal to transport overloaded skip bins, and all of our skip bins are marked clearly with DO NOT FILL PAST THIS LINE you must not load our bins past this point. If a skip bin has been filled above the maximum height, you will be given the option to hire an additional bin, or remove the excess rubbish. If there is no one on-site when the driver arrives to pick up the bin, he will use his own discretion to either remove the excess rubbish or not take the bin at all. If we arrive on-site to collect an overfilled bin, additional fees will apply.
It is the customer’s responsibility to obtain the consent and specific requirements of the council or any other relevant Authority if the bin is to be placed on land owned or controlled by the Council or that Authority. The customer will pay any fine imposed upon EWS NSW bins by any Authority due to failure to follow specific requirements and/or the placement of the bin on land owned or controlled by that Authority.
Permits for Skip Bins Sydney
- If your skip bin in Sydney is to be placed on private property, you do not require a council permit, however, if the skip bin is to be placed on public property such as the nature strip, footpath or the street a permit is required. So, call your local council to check their requirements. Permits vary from council to council as they each have their set of requirements. Some local councils do not allow skip bins to be placed on the road, nature strip or the footpath.
- Council generally charges a fee for the permits, and this will be an extra cost to you on top of the skip bin hire in Sydney, the fees vary from council to council. the local council will require Information such as why the skip bin is required, where the skip bin will be placed, how long the bin will be on public property for, the size of the skip bin and the skip hire provider.
- Before ordering your skip bin it is worthwhile to check with your local council about their criteria. How long it takes for the permit to clear and how much the permit will cost.