40 yard skip sizes

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40 Yard Skip

Dimensions & capacity

Cubic Metres: 30.6M³
Metres: 6.2 M (L) X 2.4M (W) 2.5 M (H)
Feet: 20.3Ft (L) 7.9Ft (W) X 8.2Ft (H)

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What is a 40 yard skip most suitable for?

A 40 yard skip tends to be the largest skip available. Because of their enormous size, it is important to plan clear entry routes to your site and provide ample room to place the skip. Due to their size, 40 yard skips are almost exclusively used by commercial customers. A common arrangement is to supplement the skip with a ‘Man and Van’ service to collect any waste that cannot be placed in the skip. This is because construction sites can often produce hazardous of difficult to deal with waste that you cant put in a 40 yard skip.

  • Doors
  • Large amounts of bulky waste
  • Cost effective

How it works

Step 1

Get a tailored quote

Fill in our simple call-back form and our dedicated team will be in touch with a quote within 15 minutes.

Step 2

Your skip arrives

The commercial skip or roll on roll off arrives at your desired location on a day of your choosing.

Step 3

Fill your skip

Fill your skip with your waste at your own pace. If you haven’t got a delivery date in place, contact us and we’ll get one sorted.

Step 4

Skip is collected

Your skip is collected and the waste is taken to a Materials Recycling Facility (MRF). We provide reporting data including digital waste transfer notes and waste stream breakdowns.

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Skip Hire Do's

Here are a few useful tips.

  • Commercial customers
  • Cardboard
  • Metal

Skip Hire Don'ts

Get in contact with us if you are unsure about anything.

  • Cover manholes
  • Tyres
  • Electrical appliances
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Skip permits and parking suspensions?

A skip of this size typically won’t be kept on a roadside but if you are placing it on any kind of public property you will require a skip permit. For more info on skip permits, you can read our resources below.

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Got light waste and need it gone quick?

An intricate waste management solution may include the aid of multiple rubbish removal services. From skip bags to wheelie bin collections, we can provide a wide range of services but our ‘Man and Van’ collection is the most popular. Benefits include same-day collections, reasonable labour and flexible load sizes.

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