Tips For Hiring a Skip in Bristol and Bath

Here are some of the most commonly asked questions about skip hire and waste disposal that we think you might find useful.

Drop Door skips

If a drop door skip is required please specify in ‘additional information’ when placing your order.

Access Issues

Do you have access issues? We operate small vehicles within our fleet and can regularly resolve these issues for you. Contact us to discuss your requirements.

On road skips

Can’t get your skip on private property? No problem, we can organise councils road permits for you. The cost of road permits varies slightly depending on which council the address comes under. Contact us for more advice.

Wait and load service

If the additional fee of a road permit is not something that you are happy to pay, don’t worry, Bateman Skip Hire Ltd are more than happy to offer our customers a wait and load service in Bristol, Bath and surrounding areas where the driver will wait while the skip is loaded. 30 minutes waiting time is included in the cost of skip hire free of charge!

Easy ways to pay

Busy life and can’t wait in for the delivery? No worries, we accept card payments online or over the phone meaning you don’t have to wait around. The driver can just turn up and drop the skip ready for when you need it.

Length of hire

Typical English weather prolonging the job? Don’t worry, our skips are normally hired for a two week period, however, we are very flexible and willing to negotiate the time period if needed.

We hope this information was helpful to you. If you do have any questions that we have not answered, don’t hesitate to contact us. We pride ourselves on making the booking process as easy as possible. All our staff will guide you through the sizes available to help you visualise exactly what you need for the job!