Common Questions

Below is a list of our Frequently Asked Questions. It covers everything from the sizes of our bins, to how long you can hire them for and exactly how you can pay for them. It also covers issues regarding Council and the specific waste you’re able to dispose of using these skip bins. If you can’t find the answer you’re looking for, please head to our contact page and get in touch with our friendly and professional staff.

Skip The Tip offer a range of skip bins and hook lifts for back yard clean ups, full demolition sites, high rise buildings, asbestos removal, deceased estates, owner builder renovators, landscapers, bathroom & kitchen renovations, Government Departments, shop fitters, shopping centres and many more.

We offer a one off service or ongoing service with no contract committing you to use us for your waste needs. We are confident in our professional and friendly staff to assist you with your waste needs.

Our Skip Bin and Hook Lift services are available in Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Cessnock, Maitland, Port Stephens, Central Coast and surrounding areas. We cover a great distance with our quality services, check on our Service Area page to find your suburb.

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 the same day or next day guaranteed.

Asbestos, Fibro Cement Sheeting, Foods and Liquids, Chemicals of any kind, Wet Paint or Paint Tins, Gas Bottles, Oil Heaters

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

Any waste containing Fibro or Asbestos 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 $482.50 per tonne as per the current tip prices.

Permits are required in Newcastle and Lake Macquarie if a skip or hook lift bin is being placed outside the boundary line of the property. Permits are $93 (current price). Please ask our friendly staff to organise for you.

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


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0414 375 375