Skip Hire sizes

Our skips are available for hire in different sizes. Whether you’re planning an office clearing or a home removal, we have the perfect skip size to meet your needs. We have skip sizes as small as 4 Yards for small DIY projects and as big as 12 yards for industrial projects. Our skips are in sizes 4 Yard, 4 yard, 6 yard, 8 yard, 10 yard, and 12 yard.

  • 4 Yard Skip Hire Norris Galleywood provides 4 Yard skips for general use. It can be used just outside your house or office and can contain a certain amount of waste at a time It can hold 20–35 black disposable bags at once, and is perfect for DIY projects, garden clearance, and home removals. it is portable and using it is simple. It’s also the cheapest skip we have in our collection.
  • 4 Yard Skip Hire At Norris Galleywood, we also have the 4 yard skip for hire. With a height of 0.90 meters, the 4 yard skip is able to accommodate twice the amount of the 4 Yard skip. It has a width of 1.5m by 2.5m, making it suitable for larger items such as electronics, furniture, bathroom and kitchen refits, and appliances. It can take as many as 45 to 50 black waste bags, and a little over 17 full barrow loads of waste. It’s ideal for house or garden clearance, and other DIY projects.
  • 6 Yard Skip Hire The 6 yard skip is perfect for home extension projects and office premises renovations. At Norris Galleywood, we provide the 6 yard skip to carry any builders waste. It’s perfect for stashing away heavy waste and bulky materials like soil or stones. It’s around 1.8m by 3.2m wide, and can hold between 75 to 95 black bin bags, or 30 full barrow loads of building waste. You’ve probably noticed this skip a lot in your area.
  • 8 Yard Skip Hire If your building project is quite big, the 8 yard skip we provide would be perfect. The only difference between the 8 yard and 6 yard skip is that it can contain more items. The 8 yard skip is 1.9m by 3.4m wide, but surpasses the 6 yard skip in holding space by almost 20%. 100-115 black disposable bags can fit well into the 8 yard skip, as can 40 barrow loads of soil, concrete, and other builders waste. For large home removals, this skip is the ideal choice.
  • 10 Yard Skip Hire If you’re looking for a much bigger skip for a large garden clearance or home removal, then you should check out the 10 yard skip. Norris Galleywood has the 2.1m by 3.6m wide 10 yard skip available for hire for commercial projects. The 10 yard skip can contain up to 52 full barrow loads of commercial waste, or 120–140 large bin bags. For larger building projects, home removals, and garden or site clearance, this is the skip to use.
  • 12 yard Skip Hire If your project is an industrialized one, the 12 yard skip would be a perfect fit. The 12 yard skip can serve for projects like site clearances, office clearances, and commercial projects that will require large amounts of waste disposal at once, and is available for hire at Norris Galleywood. 150-185 black waste bags can fit into this large 2.3 by 4.0m skip at any time. It can also hold over 62 full barrow loads of paver stones, concrete, soil, slabs and so on.

Skip Hire Galleywood

Are you looking to hire a skip for personal use or for your business? Have you been shopping around for the skip size you need at the best possible price? Norris Galleywood can provide you with the exact service you need. We provide skips in Galleywood, which are tailored to our customers’ needs to ensure minimal disruption whilst they get rid of their unwanted waste. For quite a while now, we have delivered fast and efficient service to our customers, even making sure they get what they need the same day they ordered it. We have worked on just about every type of project that requires a skip, including factory clearances, office moves, building projects, and garden landscaping projects. We always strike the balance between providing the best possible service and ensuring that our services are competitively priced. We track all the waste we collect from you and recycle as much as we can. We understand that recycling is best wherever possible. In order to ensure that the health of the public is not adversely affected, we offer environmentally friendly solutions. At Norris, we have recruited and trained our staff to work with you to get the best possible outcome, and to help you recycle items that are cluttering up your home, office, or factory. We ensure that all of our drivers possess a Heavy Good Vehicle (HGV) license and have the Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC), as well as being naturally friendly and professional. So, you have nothing to worry about when you hire our skips or waste management services. We paint our skips regularly to ensure that they are hygienic and presentable. Whether you need a skip that is a 4 Yard or 18 yards, we can deliver it in no time, at a price that suits your budget. Fill out our contact form and get an online quote right now!

Why We Are Perfect For You.

Through our more than 40 years of experience in the waste management industry, we have built our reputation into that of credibility, transparency, and quality service delivery. Your safety and satisfaction is our priority. Our goal is to deliver the particular skip size you requested on the same day you requested it and to have the price fit your budget perfectly. Here to offer you top notch advice on how to get the right skip to get rid of the waste you have piled up at home, or within your business premises, are our robust team of experts with unlimited knowledge in the sector. Want to get an online quote from us? Click here!

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Accreditations and Experience

Norris Galleywood has received many awards, accreditation, and certificates due to our years of experience in the skip hire and waste management industry. Our first award was the RoSPA Gold Medal Award, which is given to firms who have achieved old Level and have retained it for consecutive 5 years. We received the RoSPA Gold Medal Award because of our dedication to our customers’ health and safety while providing top-quality service. Norris Galleywood is also certified by the International Standards Organization (ISO). Under the ISO 14001, ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001 SHEQ, which we implement, we are guaranteeing our clients that we will never perform below expectations in service delivery. We insist on implementing the above standards because they help in our management and monitoring of operations, general service, customer service, and service delivery. Therefore, you can be assured that we are always improving, and our services will never fall below par. We are proudly a part of the membership of the Chartered Institution of Waste Management (CIWM). Over 6,000 professional waste management agencies in the UK and other countries are represented by the CIWM. These waste management agencies, alongside Norris Galleywood, are also in the sustainable resources sector. CIWM also come up with the standards, guiding rules, and regulations for agencies under the above sector, and grades them according to their experience, qualifications, and education, as part of its constitution as a professional body. Apart from CIWM membership, we also have accreditation from SafeContractor, which is a third party accreditation body in the health and safety industry, and which is fast growing. The SafeContractor scheme, which is UK based, boasts 17,000 contractors and more than 150 major clients. The safety of your environment is guaranteed, especially as we are members of the above scheme. The Wood Recyclers Association (WRA) also has us on their membership list. This body represents its members to regulatory authorities, including the government. On matters relating to the wood recycling industry, they offer advice and guidance on relevant topics and matters. Members get to reap the benefits of the atmosphere that the association creates, which includes diverse opportunities and the promotion of wood recycling that it offers.

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Recycling Targets

For some time now, the government and the Environmental Agency have set certain recycling targets. Norris Galleywood recognizes these targets and they are: The mission of the Environmental Agency is to ensure the improvement and protection of the environment in England and Wales. They ensure that their targets are met while also offering other environmental services to areas that need them, by working with several other government organisations and local authorities. It is also their mission to raise the quality of water, land, and air constantly. They control environmental pollution, and also encourage the conservation of animals, plants and other natural resources by implementing certain efforts towards these goals. It gets better! Among other things, the body enlightens the general populace on environmental issues, promotes the recycling of household products to decrease their piling up in large quantities, and educates on raising the standards of waste removal. With the telephone number – 08708 506 506, you can contact the Environmental Agency head office in Bristol at Rio House, Waterside Drive, Almondsbury BS32 4UD, or contact their office in your region. A landfill order has been issued concerning Government Targets. The directive sets out all the targets to be reached, which will see a decrease of the quantity of waste taken to different landfill spots in the United Kingdom. Starting from the most recent year, these are the targets: Waste quantity taken to landfill sites should be 35% of the amount taken in 1995 by 2015. That the amount of waste taken to landfill spots in the UK by 2013 be only 50% of the amount taken in 1995. That waste quantity taken to landfill sites be 75% of the amount taken in 1995 by 2010. To help make the landfill directive achievable and recover waste, the following targets were also introduced by the Waste Strategy 2000: 45% of waste is to be recovered as of 2010, while 67% and 40% of waste should be recovered as of 2015 and 2005 respectively. The natural recycling targets were published in the Waste Strategy 2000 by the government. These targets were: By the year 2015, 33% of household waste should either be recycled or it should be composted. The target projects that, as of 2010, 30% of household waste should either be recycled or composted. The target projects that, as of 2005, 25% of household waste should either be recycled or composted, and every single local authority was to be 30% in the same year. To assist local authorities in recycling more waste, reducing waste, and for landfill diversion, the government issued a ” Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant”. Clinical waste, building materials, batteries, paper, printer cartridges, plastic, furniture, glass, oil, metal, electrical and electronics, vehicles, wood, clinical waste, and so on, and a few others were included in the list of products to be recycled. To be up to date on any new entry in the targets, especially in recent years, visit the Norris Galleywood office at Galleywood.

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Great Prices from Norris

Are you in the market for a skip hire service you can afford? At Norris Galleywood, we have an array of skips of different sizes, and we offer rubbish removal services, commercial and domestic clearance, waste management solutions, and so on, at great prices. Have you gone ahead and made a budget for the service you need? Norris Galleywood’s team of experts will ensure you receive the optimum services, by advising you on the best solution to go for. It doesn’t matter where you are in Galleywood, we have you covered. What exactly do you need your skip for? Is it for a company construction project or a home clearance? Norris Galleywood will get you the perfect sizes that are perfect for your needs, and suitable for your budget. We are aware that most people prefer to plan their finances, and general life, year in year out especially those in the UK. That’s why we have professionals, who are always willing to provide sound advice and answers to all your questions, and further offer alternative options to ensure that your requirements are met, no matter how much you’ve set as budget. You can also rely on our ability to meet all your waste clearance needs, even though we provide you with skip hire at prices you can afford, we will still maintain our professional and effective customer service. You don’t need to pay a penny above your budget when you know we can provide you with the ideal skip, amongst other services, at really affordable prices. Quickly get an online quote today for all your skip hire needs, by placing a call to us or sending us a message.

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All Skip Sizes

Are you looking for a specific size of skip for your commercial or domestic use? Here at Norris Galleywood, we have all the skip sizes you may require, for any quantity of waste. Your location in Galleywood isn’t a problem, as we will deliver to you on the same day. Got a huge pile of industrial waste you are looking for a way to dispose of or recycle? Or maybe you just need to move waste from your home, then you can hire any of our skips, from the 4 Yard to the 12 yard skip. We have the following skip sizes: 4 Yard Skip – This size is the smallest we have in our collection and also the most affordable. This size is right when you want to dispose the smallest amount of waste. 4 Yard Skip – if you want to move things like home furniture, appliances, bathroom refits, electronics and kitchen refits, then this size is for you. 6 Yard Skip – We recommend this size if you are carrying out renovations on your business premises or doing house extension projects. 8 Yard Skip – For larger building projects that the 6 yard skips will be too small for, the 8 yard skip will be perfect, as it can contain more waste and refits. 10 Yard Skip – We recommend this size for those doing home removal or garden clearance. 12 yard Skip – This skip size can just be called a small industrial skip. This skip size can contain more than 62 barrow loads of paving stones, concrete, soil, slabs and so on.

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24-Hour Service

Searching for a reliable and quick response rubbish collection service, that will show up the same day to your location to rid your home, office, or construction site of its piled up waste? Do you need your perfect skip delivered by a skip hire service in Galleywood that can do it within hours of your request? With us, you have nothing to worry about. Our customers are offered same day delivery service anywhere they are in Galleywood, or around it. Get your choice skip before you know it by just placing a call to us on 020 8698 8000

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Fast & Efficient

Our conviction at Norris Galleywood is simple – waste management issues are also health issues. Therefore, we do not want any poor time keeping or inefficiency to jeopardize the health of our clients and the general public. So, we have positioned ourselves to be able to provide you with a top-notch service that is always on time, no matter where you are in Galleywood or in the surrounding areas. We boast of a team of experts who fully understand the importance attached to keeping good public health. If you request a skip today, you’re 100% guaranteed to get it today! It is just that simple! We want your day’s activities to go just as you have planned, so we will endeavour to make sure you get it the same day. We will reply to you faster than anticipated, so why not call us today or send a message.

Do You Need Help?

You can visit Norris Galleywood office at Galleywood to get current updates on the targets even for the upcoming years. Call us today on 020 8698 8000 if you have any concerns, and our experts will answer your questions.

Commercial/Domestic Skip Hire in Galleywood

Our professionals will provide you with your choice of skip from our range of skips at very cheap prices, no matter where you are location in Galleywood. Are you considering refurbishing your office and are looking to clear out old furniture? Are you clearing out your garden, or transforming your landscape, and you need to clear out all the rubble? Our experts are here to assist you. No matter how large your property, or the quantity of waste contained in it, our waste management experts can take care of it, and let you get back to your business or regular routine without any hiccups.

What Would you Need a Skip For?

If you are wondering why to hire a skip, Norris Galleywood has decided to provide you with several reasons you should hire a skip, especially if you live or work in Galleywood. Make your environment clean and healthy by hiring a skip today. Remember that, ” health is wealth”. Apart from the health benefits, more money will be saved for you to use as you wish. Save gas money and get a skip, instead of going to and fro driving to dispose of dirt at a dump or recycling site. Before you know it, a truck comes to pick them up once they are full. Save your time by hiring a skip. Time is money, so why spend the time you should be using on being productive to handle rubbish all the time? Let us manage your waste disposal so you can focus on business and your routine. Do you know you can cut down on the time and energy you put into waste disposal by contracting an efficient, fast, and reliable skip hire service? Give us a call today for your home removals, waste management issues, and office clearing.

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House Waste Removal

Domestic Waste Removal

Tired of having waste piled up in your home? Need to remove waste from your home and want a reliable and professional waste management team to handle that? Need to clear your garage or attic of items you no longer have any use for? Let us help you get rid of unwanted junk, and also collect and recycle your scrap materials. At times when you are transforming your interior decoration, we understand that you will need to get rid of old electronics and furniture. We also know that when redesigning your home, you might have a heap of unwanted materials in your yard that you want to get rid of. That’s why we at Norris Galleywood are dedicated to giving you an environmentally friendly service to ensure that all those items are removed as quickly as possible, and recycled too.

Work Space Clearance

Work Space Clearance

Do you run a business with an office area? Your work space may likely be clustered with unnecessary junk and unwanted materials. If you begin getting too much work, you might want to move to a more spacious office. You will need a company you can rely on to help you clear unwanted materials when you are changing offices. We come in to help you dispose of unwanted items. We help you to get rid of unwanted office materials and also to recycle them. We will send your small gadgets to a Waste Electrical Site (WEEE) to be recycled. Call us today and we will be at your office in little or no time.

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Professional Site Clearance

Is there lots of building waste produced by the construction company you are managing? Are you looking for ways to recycle and reuse certain products? We give you the best in clearance service. You can get on with your work the minute you come because we keep a clean and safe work environment. Do you want the scrap metal, aggregate, rubble, building waste, and hazardous materials in your site to be removed? Call us immediately and we will have our team of experts sent to your location.

Waste Collection

Norris Galleywood Rubbish Collection

At Norris Galleywood, we provide rubbish collection services to your home and business. It doesn’t matter if you need the service for a particular job or need us to collect waste from your property, we’ll do it the same day so you can get back to your routine. No other skip hire or rubbish collection services in or outside Galleywood can boast of having the kind of competitive prices we have. Our equipment is environmentally friendly and complies with safety and health standards. Are you a homeowner, a business manager, or do you represent a multinational corporation? Your house cleaning, office cleaning, and so on can be done by us, especially the ones that threaten public health.

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Professional Waste Management

Our team of knowledgeable experts will handle any form of waste – liquid, solid, gaseous or sludge form. Why worry about handling waste and getting your hands dirty when you can call us today and we will take care of it for you? No matter where you are in Galleywood, we can sort out your waste management issues the same day you request it. Fill the form in here if you want an online quote.

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Waste Removal for Builders

All your full barrow loads of slabs, concrete, paver stones, building materials and other waste will need to be stashed in a skip when you are renovating your property or construction site. We assist in builders waste removal, as well as providing skips which are meant to make the process smoother. At our disposal is a team of professionals who understand health and safety standards and are well trained. Our experts will offer you the perfect service that will match your budget and your needs. We’ll get you a quote immediately, no matter where your building project is in Galleywood, once you give us a call today.

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Material Recycling

By keeping track of our recycling process from collection to disposal and recycling, we have built a reputation of straightforwardness for ourselves. The moment our facility receives the waste, it is weighed. The materials are then separated manually and mechanically by our trained operators. The waste is separated by hand, air, and magnet in a tank where it was sent to through a conveyor belt. What follows is the recycling of the waste into reusable products.

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Hazardous Waste Disposal

Some waste is a danger to your health and the health of people in your environment. These materials are hazardous to the environment as well, and can come in gaseous, liquid, or solid forms. Such waste should not be handled by yourself, to avoid health risks to you, your family, and your colleagues. Professional waste management companies like Norris Galleywood, however, are available to help you deal with toxic waste. Norris Galleywood can bring you toxic waste removal services at home or at work, anywhere in or around Galleywood. We have specialists who have been well trained in the industry, and have all it takes for effective removal of any form of waste; gaseous, liquid, solid, or sludge. We follow industry standards and the rules of regulatory bodies in our waste collection.

Do You Need Help?

We have a start to finish monitoring process- collection through to disposal or recycling. We have a history of speedy and efficient service, which has ranked us highly in the industry. Call us today on 020 8698 8000, and we will be right there to sort out all your hazardous waste problems.

Competitive Skip Hire Prices in Galleywood

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Finding the most competitive skip prices shouldn’t be taxing for you, Norris Galleywood has great skips at the best prices in and around Galleywood. We ensure you save by doing all we can to get the ideal skip size for your use at cheap rates. The smaller skip sizes are considered to be more cost saving for waste disposal While you may save when you get small skips for small waste disposal, it would not be profitable to do so for larger disposals or to get larger skips for smaller disposal. At Norris Galleywood we only want you to get skip sizes that meet your demands for waste disposal.

Which is why we have experts available to give the best advice for cost effective hiring of any skip size at all. If you don’t have your own space to place the skip, the cost of getting a skip hire permit is included to save you stress and time. This is cost and time effective in relation to getting a skip hire permit from your council office, and saves you from being fined for using public space without a permit. Call us today on 020 8698 8000 or leave us a message, and we will get you some really great prices of skips for hire.

Get Quote Online

Does your house, office, or business premises require waste disposal? Does your construction project require you to hire a skip that makes it easy for workers to manage waste that could become an environmental hazard? Contact Norris Galleywood now and get well priced skips to match your budget. Leave us a message about your budget and we will provide a quote for your waste disposal right away. You needn’t worry about finding a waste removal service in Galleywood, the quote you need can be obtained online. Tell us what you want by filling in our contact form here and you will get a response from one of our experts today.

Compare affordable skip hire prices & order in seconds

It is a good idea to get quotes from a number of local skip hire services in and around Galleywood to get a picture of hiring costs. We do not disagree with this at Norris Galleywood. We would always advise, however, that you get these quotes only from companies that are licensed, insured, and accredited. If you wish to compare affordable skip prices and order in seconds, you will need a provider that can deliver the correct skip you require the same day! We can do this for you and cut costs at Norris Galleywood by making affordable skip hire services anywhere you are in and around Galleywood. You can trust us for reliable skips and waste disposal services and avoid the hassle of working with a waste removal firm you cannot rely on. You don’t have to use skips, there are alternatives we can find for you. We have fully trained experts available if you need a professional team to handle your house or office clearance. You only need to send us a message and we will get you a quote that can fit your budget very soon.

Fill in your postcode and get a skip hire price

Now you can find cheap skip hire services in your location by entering your postcode here. Size and location doesn’t matter anymore, with Norris Galleywood, you can get skip hire prices from wherever you are. You only need to put your postcode in the bar above, one click on “get price” will get the job done. Our sophisticated algorithms will provide you with the right price for the skip you need wherever you are in Galleywood and its surroundings. Our system can get you the information you need without any personal details from you. We want to be certain your budget specifications are met by any price list you get, so the proper waste disposal process can begin. You can also contact us if you want any specific skip hire service.

Other Skip Hire Pricing Factors

When hiring a skip, some factors will be important and need to be thought about and considered properly. We at Norris Galleywood understand these skip hire pricing factors, and we have decided to give you a brief explanation of each of them. Regional pricing – skip hire costs differ by location, it could be higher or lower. You may get a skip for £50 in London and get the same skip for £20 in Galleywood. The longer you need to hold on to a skip, the more expensive the skip will be, because pricing is affected by time as well. Not also forgetting that skip hire permits have a duration too. Limitations and Restrictions – every skip can only take a certain amount of weight regardless of their size. Make enquiries from your service provider on the limitations they might have. Also, make enquiries about products that shouldn’t be put in it. Obey these restrictions to avoid any sanctions or fines.

Issues with renting skips in Galleywood

We know at Norris Galleywood that hiring the right skip can be exhausting- more so if it involves getting a skip hire permit. The following concerns may be attached to skip hiring in Galleywood: local council laws, double yellow lines, small gardens, narrow paths, congestion zones, limited front space, red routes, and pedestrian only lanes. We know that the population in Galleywood is increasing on a daily basis, meaning getting a space to place a skip will soon become more difficult. Alternative to kip hiring and getting a hire permit, our waste disposal services are available for your use.

Skip Hire Rules and regulations

For “controlled waste” deposit, recovery and removal regulation, a new waste licensing system replaced the 1974 Control of Pollution Act in 1994. Solid or liquid commercial, industrial, and household waste is called controlled waste. The license is not needed by those who only dispose of waste from their personal gardens. Proof of fitness to hold the license determines if it will be granted. If an applicant wishes to own a new site, they have to show how “technically competent” they are by possessing the (WAMITAB) certificate, this is the the Waste Management Industry Training and Advisory Board.

The duty of care for people who manage creating, bringing in, movement, storing, treating and removing controlled waste is specified in section 34 of the act. The following was stated in the Act: “any escape or waste must be avoided, waste can only be moved to an authorized person, the waste being transferred should go with a written description or you will be penalized.” The special waste regulations 1996 and the hazardous waste regulations 2005 are in charge of controlling the way waste is disposed.

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Skip Hire Permits

Do you want to hire a skip for a construction project that will involve placing it on public land? Then you will need a skip hire permit. In regards to the land or space you would be placing the skip on that isn’t yours, you need a skip hire permit. These lands include federal highways and government roads, third party owned lands, and land along streets. However, if you have a piece of land or property to place the skip in, and you are sure that it won’t intrude on council land or someone else’s property, then you won’t have to get a skip permit. But, if you place a skip in a position that infringes on the privacy of another person not involved in your project, the skip might be removed and seized, or you could even be fined. For as low as £20 you can get a skip hire permit – depending on the size of the skip and the council that is issuing the permit to you at the time. There are also skip hire permits for a lot more than £20, including £60, £80 and £100. The local council office can provide you with the specifics you need on pricing. We make it our business at Norris Galleywood to make skip hiring easy for you. Why bother then with getting a skip hire permit when we can get it done for you, along with delivering the skip you hire? The cost of getting a skip hire permit is often added to the online quote you request , although this won’t matter if you have space or land for keeping the skip. Our skip hire service can come with skip hire permits that are valid for 14 days. We are always available on 020 8698 8000 to provide you with details on skip hire and other waste disposal services we have.

Tested skips with certificate

If you’re using a skip hire service for the first time, you might be worried about how safe and effective the skip will be during use. At Norris Galleywood, we not only provide you with skips of different sizes, we also supply tested skips with certificates. Therefore, if you need a closed or open skip, you can rely on us to make it available to you with proof of efficiency and quality. Give us a call on 020 8698 8000, we always have experts available to provide answers to your questions. Another option is to come by our Galleywood office and we will provide the tested skip you want with certificate.

Prohibited Items

At Norris Galleywood, we accept various types of waste in our skips. But there are restrictions on certain products, and they are not allowed in our skips. If it is safe enough, we can take those items from you and get them treated. The items we do not allow in our skips include automotive oils and fluids, medical waste, car tyres, heavy duty batteries, gas canisters, television sets, air conditioning units, refrigerators, aerosols, and fluorescent light bulbs.

Recycling Targets/Landfill Policy

The Environmental Agency and government have been setting recycling targets for some time now. We uphold these set recycling rules at Norris Galleywood and you can find them below: The goal of the Environmental Agency is to secure the protection and improvement of the environment in England and Wales. A lot government organisations and local authorities are in place to make sure they reach their targets, and that areas that need environmental services get the ones they have to offer. The Environmental Agency also endeavors to make sure land, air and water are constantly improved in terms of quality. They set up systems to regulate environmental pollution, and also promote the preservation of plants, animals and other natural resources. It doesn’t stop at that! They also provide enlightenment for people on better waste control methods such as recycling household waste. You can reach the Environmental agency at their office in your region, their head office at Rio House, Waterside Drive, Almondsbury BS32 4UD, or call them on 08 708 506 506. As for Government Targets, a landfill directive was released. The amount of waste that requires a reduction for landfilling purposes in the UK is specified. It stated also that from 2007, landfills should only accept treated waste. The targets are as follows from the most recent year: In 2015, only 35% of the waste collected for filling UK landfill sites in 1995 should be collected. The quantity of waste allowed to be taken and used for landfills in the UK by 2013 shouldn’t exceed 50% of what was taken in 1995. In 2010, only 75% of the waste collected for filling UK landfill sites in 1995 should be collected. Also, these targets were introduced by Waste Strategy 2000, for the recovery of waste and achieving the landfill directive: y 2015, 67% of the waste has to be recovered, 45% recovered by 2010, 40% by 2005.

Natural recycling targets were published by the government in Waste Strategy 2000 and are:

By 2015, 33% of household waste should be composted or recycled. 30% of household waste must be composted or recycled as of 2010. 25% of household waste has to be composted or recycled in 2005, although local authority was 30% in that same year. The government issued a ” Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant” to help local authorities recycle more, reduce waste, and for landfill diversions. Here is list of materials that can be recycled: plastic, electricals and electronics, computers, composting, wood, clinical waste, metal, building materials, batteries, paper, printer, cartridges and a lot of others.

Do You Need Help?

Norris Galleywood office at Galleywood will always have current updates on the targets; you can visit to find out more. Call us today on 020 8698 8000 if you have any concerns, and our experts will answer your questions.