Skip Hire sizes

At Norris West-Horsley, we have several sizes of skips for hire. It doesn’t matter if it is an office clearing or home removal you have planned, we have the right skip sizes for everything. If you just need a small skip of 4 Yards to carry out small DIY projects, or as big as a 12 yard skip for industrial purposes, we have the perfect size for you. The other sizes we have include: the 4 Yard Skip, 4 Yard Skip, 6 Yard Skip, 8 Yard Skip, 10 Yard Skip, and the 12 yard Skip.

  • 4 Yard Skip Hire A 2 skip yard is suitable for everyday use and can be found at Norris West-Horsley. It is suitable for home or office use, because it can hold a certain amount of waste. It is ideal for garden clearing and other DIY projects, with enough space for 20–35 black disposable bags at a time. This skip is portable and anyone can use it. It is the smallest skip in terms of size too.
  • 4 Yard Skip Hire At Norris West-Horsley, we also have the 4 yard skip for hire. This skip is about 0.90 meters in height, and can hold twice as much as the 4 Yard skip can. It’s around 1.5m by 2.5m wide, and is perfect for large items like home furniture, appliances, electronics, and bathroom and kitchen refits. 45 to 50 black waste bags, and a little over 17 full barrow loads of waste, can fit into it. 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. Builders waste like pavers stones, concrete, and soil can be moved with the 6 yard skip, which is available at Norris West-Horsley. It works excellently for stashing away heavy waste and materials such as soil and stones. It has enough space for 75 to 95 black bin bags, or 30 full barrow loads of builders waste due to its width of 1.8m by 2.3m. You’ve probably noticed this skip a lot in your area.
  • 8 Yard Skip Hire We also provide an 8 yard skip for hire for much larger building projects like home extension projects. The 8 yard skip is very similar to the 6 yard skip, but it just has room for more items. It’s around 1.9m by 3.4m wide, but it can take almost 20% more than what the 6 yard skip can. This skip can safely hold 100-115 filled black bin bags, or 40 barrow loads of builders waste and materials. It is ideal for large home removals as well.
  • 10 Yard Skip Hire This skip works perfectly in large garden clearance and home removals. Available for hire at Norris West-Horsley, the 2.1m by 3.6m wide skip is ideal for commercial projects. The 10 yard skip can contain up to 52 full barrow loads of commercial waste, or 120–140 large bin bags. This skip serves well when used for big building projects and home removals.
  • 12 yard Skip Hire The 12 yard skip is ideal for industrialized projects. If you need a skip large enough to be used for large scale waste disposal during site or office clearance or commercial projects, the 12 skip yard we have for hire at Norris West-Horsley is be perfect. With a width of 2.5m by 4.0m, this skip is also long enough to contain 150–185 black disposable bags at any time. It also has enough space for more than 62 barrow loads of building waste such as slabs, soil, and pavers stones.

West-Horsley Skip Hire

Are you looking for a skip to use in your business or for residential waste? Are you shopping around for the right size skip at a competitive price? Norris West-Horsley has got you covered. We ensure that waste does not become an environmental hazard by providing a professional skip hire service in West-Horsley, we always do our best to work around your schedule. We can often deliver skips the same day they are ordered, and have a long history of providing a smooth service in the area. Over the years we have provided skip hire and waste disposal services for offices, house moves, garden clearances, and even factory clearouts. We always strike the balance between providing the best possible service and ensuring that our services are competitively priced. Whenever possible we recycle the materials that we collect, and we track every skip to ensure that we take a responsible approach to disposal. Yes, we take recycling seriously. We minimise any potential risk to your environment, or the disposal environment, by taking an environmentally friendly approach to every project. At Norris, we have fully trained, vetted staff, who understand your needs and are always willing to help you recycle materials to declutter your home or office. Our drivers hold a Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) licence, as well as the Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC), and are all polite and professional. When you engage us to provide you with a skip, or to work with you on a project, you can rest assured that we will always be professional. Our skips are painted on a regular basis to ensure that they are always in good condition. 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. To get a quote fill out our online quotation form now!

Why Choose Norris?

Our unrivalled reputation for credibility, honesty, and top-notch service delivery is built upon our years in the waste management industry. Your safety and satisfaction is our priority. To make sure we get your request for any particular size of skip delivered to you the same day and within your budget , we aim to respond to the request as soon you make it. Norris West-Horsley has highly robust experts who possess vast knowledge in the waste management industry and they can advise you on how to get the adequate skip to rid yourself of the waste you have at home or within your business premises. Click here to get a quote online today!

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Accreditations and Experience

With our years of experience in the skip hire and waste management industry, Norris West-Horsley has earned several awards, certificates, and accreditation. Norris West-Horsley maintained old Level for five consecutive years, which earned us our first award – the RoSPA Gold Medal Award. Norris West-Horsley’s unparalleled dedication to customer safety and health while offering their services is what earned us the award The International Standards Organization (ISO) has also certified us. 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. In every moment, we will maintain an improved quality of service which will always be above average. At Norris West-Horsley, we are also proud to be a Chartered Institution of Waste Management (CIWM) member. The waste management agencies represented by the CIWM in the UK, and other countries, total over 6,000. Also working in the sustainable resources sector are these waste management professionals (including us). The standards, rules, and regulations that these waste management agencies work under, are set by the CIWM, who also grades them according to their experience, education, and qualifications. We are also a member of the SafeContractor – a fast growing third party accreditation body in the health and safety management industry. SafeContractor has over 150 major clients with over 17,000 contractors as members. Being a member of the SafeContractor scheme, we will ensure the safety of your environment. Norris West-Horsley proudly belongs to the Wood Recyclers Association (WRA) also. This body represents its members to regulatory authorities, including the government. They provide guidance and advice on topics and matters that have to do with the wood recycling sector. The association offers an enabling environment for members to interact and reap the benefits of diverse opportunities and consequently promote the industry.

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Waste Recycling Targets

All waste management agencies now have some recycling targets to meet, which are set by the Environmental Agency and the government. We at West-Horsley work towards the following government set targets: The mission of the Environmental Agency is to ensure the improvement and protection of the environment in England and Wales. To better meet these targets and provide other environmental services to areas in need of them, the agency partners with several other organisations and local authorities. The Environmental Agency also strives to improve the quality of water, land, and air continuously. The agency strives to control environmental pollution and promote the conservation of animals, land, and natural resources. There is more! The body also enlightens the general populace on issues regarding the environment, improving waste removal standards, encouraging the recycling of household products to reduce the quantity of waste, and lots more. 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. As for Government Targets, a landfill directive was released. The directive released contains government targets aimed at reducing the amount of waste taken to landfill spots in the UK. The target is set to take effect from the most recent year and they are: That the amount of waste taken to landfill spots in the UK by 2015 be only 35% of the amount taken in 1995. The waste taken to landfill spots in the UK should be 50% of the amount taken in 1995 by 2013. The waste taken to landfill spots in the UK should be 75% of the amount taken in 1995 by 2010. Also, some targets were introduced for waste recovery, and to help make the landfill directive achievable 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. For the natural recycling targets, you’ll find them published by the government in the Waste Strategy 2000. Here are the targets: Composting and recycling should be carried out on 33% of household waste as of 2015. Composting and recycling should be carried out on 30% of household waste as at 2010. 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”. Recyclable materials were listed, which include: wood, vehicles, clinical waste, building materials, composting, printer cartridges, batteries, paper, computers, plastic, glass, furniture, oil, metal, electronic and electricals, and so on. At Norris West-Horsley office at West-Horsley, you will get updated if there are any additions to the above targets, especially in recent years.

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Great Prices

Are you interested in hiring a skip for a low price? Norris West-Horsley offers, alongside different sizes of skip at great prices, rubbish removal services, waste management solutions, and home and business waste clearance. Have you gone ahead and made a budget for the service you need? We have a team of experts to advise you on which solution to settle for, to ensure you still get optimum service. We can take care of your needs wherever you are in West-Horsley. What particular thing do you need a skip for? Are you trying to get one to help with your home clearance or a construction project? Norris West-Horsley will get you the perfect sizes that are perfect for your needs, and suitable for your budget. We know that most people, especially in the UK, prefer to plan their lives and money a year ahead. 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 would think that the quality of our services, in providing all your waste clearance needs, would be decreased by how affordable our prices are but we still maintain our professionalism and effective customer service. Since you will be getting the ideal skip, amongst our other services, at affordable prices, there is no need to feel like you have to go beyond your budget. Whether it is for commercial or domestic purposes, message or call us to get an online quote today!

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All Skip Sizes

Are you looking for a specific size of skip for your commercial or domestic use? Norris West-Horsley has all the skip sizes, for any quantity of waste, you could possibly need. We will have your skip delivered to you on the same day you requested it, wherever you are in West-Horsley Do you need to have a large quantity of industrial waste disposed of or recycled? 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. The skip sizes we have include: 4 Yard Skip – This is the smallest skip available and also the cheapest. Smaller quantities of waste are usually used with this size. 4 Yard Skip – Go for this size if you are looking to dispose of such large items like appliances, electronics, kitchen and bathroom refits, and home furniture. 6 Yard Skip – Go for this size of skip if you are carrying out house extension projects or renovating your business premises. 8 Yard Skip – Go for this size when you are conducting larger building projects, which leave waste and refits that are slightly larger than those for 6 yard skips. 10 Yard Skip – This size is the perfect choice if you are looking for a much bigger skip for a large garden clearance or home removal. 12 yard Skip – This is used for disposing of small industrial waste. Concrete, paving stones, slabs, soil, and so on, fitting up to 62 barrows can be held by one of these.

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Same Day 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? Are you looking for a skip hire service in West-Horsley that can deliver the ideal skip you need within hours of your request? You are covered by Norris West-Horsley. Our customers are offered same day delivery service anywhere they are in West-Horsley, 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

When it comes to waste management issues, we at Norris West-Horsley understand that it’s a matter of health. Because of this, the Norris West-Horsley team is very efficient and keeps time, so as not to put your health, and that of the general public, in jeopardy. The target our team sets for itself is that of fast delivery and efficient service, wherever you are in West-Horsley or nearby. Our staff are well acquainted with the urgency of maintaining good public health. Want to get a skip today? Make your request and it will arrive today. Getting a skip is just that easy! Don’t worry about your day’s activities being affected by delays, we are going to make sure you get your order 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?

Norris West-Horsley office at West-Horsley 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.

Professional Skip Hire for Commercial/Domestic Purposes

If you’re looking for commercial or domestic skip hire in West-Horsley, Norris Skip West-Horsley strives to provide a wide range of skips at an affordable price to you, wherever you are in the city. Are you considering refurbishing your office and are looking to clear out old furniture? Is there an ongoing landscape transformation or garden clearing going on in your property, and you need to dispose of the waste? You will find a helping hand with us at Norris West-Horsley. 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.

Why Hire A Skip?

Read below for the different reasons why you need to hire a skip, especially for those living and working in West-Horsley. When you hire a skip, you are ensuring that your environment is clean and healthy. Like they say, “health is wealth”. Not only will you benefit healthwise, you’ll also save money that you would have spent on clean up. Instead of driving to a dump or recycling site every day to dispose off waste, you can save gas money and get a skip. The skips won’t spend an extra day at your site once they are full, a truck is sent to pick them up immediately. This will also save you time. 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? Say goodbye to waste management issues, cleaning your office, and removing home waste by yourself by giving us a call today.

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House Waste Removal

Domestic Waste Removal

Are you getting irritated with the amount of waste piled up in your home? Are you removing waste from your home and need the help of a reliable and professional waste management company for that? Is your attic or garage too congested with items you aren’t using, and you don’t know what to do with them anymore? Norris West-Horsley will assist you in getting rid of any unnecessary junk and have your scrap collected and recycled. We understand that there are times when you want to change the interior decoration of your home, and you need to clear out the old items in order for new furniture and electronics to be moved in. 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. Consequently, we have positioned ourselves to give you an environmentally friendly service so that your unwanted items are removed quickly and recycled.

Work Space Clearance

Commercial Office Clearance

Do you run a business with an office area? Chances are you pile up unnecessary junk and unwanted materials in your workspace. You will likely consider moving to a larger office if the workload gets too much. When you are changing offices and need to dispose of items you no longer need, you will need a reliable company. Our experts will come in at this point. We help you to get rid of unwanted office materials and also to recycle them. Your small gadgets will be sent to a Waste Electrical Site (WEEE) for recycling. We will promptly arrive at your office the moment you call us.

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Building Waste Removal

Are you a manager of a construction company which produces a lot of building waste? Are you looking for ways to recycle and reuse certain products? The ideal site clearance service is Norris West-Horsley. 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 right now and we will send our team of professionals to your location promptly.

Waste Collection

Collection of Rubbish

Norris West-Horsley does both home and business waste collection services. We will always come collect your waste the same day you requested it, whether you want it to be a one time thing or need us to regularly to collect waste from your business premises, mass production, and so on. Our services are highly affordable compared to any others in or around West-Horsley. Norris West-Horsley experts observe health and safety standards and are equipped with environmentally friendly tools. Do you own a home, manage a business, or represent a multinational corporation? Call us today for your home removals, office clearing or site clearance, and we will be there to remove any waste material, industrial junk or hazardous waste that can be detrimental to public health and the environment.

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Professional Waste Removal

Your different forms of waste (sludge, gaseous, liquid, and solid) can be removed by our experts who are highly knowledgeable in waste management. Call us today to clear out your dirt so you won’t need to get your hands dirty doing it yourself. No matter where you are in West-Horsley, we can sort out your waste management issues the same day you request it. Fill in a form here to get an online quote.

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Builders Waste Removal

A skip will be needed when you are renovating your property or a construction site in order to stash the paver stones, building materials, concrete, slabs and all the other waste that comes from there. We make your waste removal easier by providing you with skips, but we also assist in builders waste removal. We have a robust team of well-trained professionals who understand health and safety standards. They are always ready to give you quality service that will meet your needs and budget. Call us today no matter where your building project is situated in West-Horsley to get a quote immediately.

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Materials to Recycle

We show straightforwardness, and monitor every part of the recycling process from collection to disposal and recycling. After getting to us, the waste is accurately 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. After which they are then recycled into reusable products.

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Hazardous Waste Disposal

There is waste that is dangerous to your health and the lives of people living or working around you. The environment also suffers from the effects of this waste, which may be gaseous, liquid, or solid. Such waste should not be handled by yourself, to avoid health risks to you, your family, and your colleagues. However, you can hire the services of a professional waste management company like Norris West-Horsley to help remove this hazardous waste. Our hazardous waste disposal services at Norris West-Horsley are available for your home and office anywhere, in or around West-Horsley. 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 have secure waste collection services that also meet the standards and regulations of the industry and regulatory bodies.

Do You Need Help?

We also keep tabs on the entire disposal process – from collection to removals/recycling. Thanks to our topnotch services, we are at the top of the industry. Give us a call on 020 8698 8000 anytime, and we will be there right away to handle your toxic waste problems.

Competitive Skip Hire Prices in West-Horsley

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Finding the most competitive skip prices shouldn’t be taxing for you, Norris West-Horsley has great skips at the best prices in and around West-Horsley. Our skips are perfectly sized and perfectly priced for domestic and commercial use, to allow you to save. The smaller skips may seem the best option to save money on domestic or commercial waste disposal. But you also need to realize that you are likely to have a backlog of unwanted junk when you hire a small skip, and it’s a waste of money to hire a large skip when you simply want to clear out 10 black bin bags. The right skip size should be a perfect solution to your disposal needs, which is what we want for you at Norris West-Horsley.

That’s why our experts offer the best advice to help you save money in your budget – no matter the size of the skip you’re hiring. Just so you don’t have a difficult process, we add the cost of skip hire permits for those who do not own land or property on which to place the skip. This saves you extra cost, time, stress to get a permit from your council office, and the possibility of getting fined if you use public land for your skip. We are always available on 020 8698 8000; call us or leave a message and we will provide the best skip hire prices.

Get Quote Online

Do you need waste removal in your house, office, or business premises? Does your construction site need a skip that can be used for routine disposal by workers to avoid hazardous waste in the environment? Reach out to Norris West-Horsley today and find the most affordable skips that work within your budget. Leave us a message about your budget and we will provide a quote for your waste disposal right away. You don’t need to go through the hassle of looking for waste removal services in and around West-Horsley, you can get a quote online instead. Fill in the contact form here with your request and one of our experts will get back to you 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 West-Horsley to get a picture of hiring costs. We believe this is the way to go at Norris West-Horsley. We would always advise, however, that you get these quotes only from companies that are licensed, insured, and accredited. If what you want is to be able to compare the prices of skips and place an order immediately, you’ll have to work with skip hire service providers that can deliver on the same day. That’s where we come in. At Norris West-Horsley, we help you save money by providing you with affordable skip hire services wherever you are in West-Horsley and its surrounding areas. 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. Hiring a skip is just one option available to you. If you want experts taking care of your house or office removal, we have well trained professionals on hand who can get it done. 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

Finding an affordable skip provider to hire from in your area is pretty easy, you only need to fill in your postcode here. Using Norris West-Horsley, you can now get the price of any skip you want to hire – no matter the size or your location. 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 West-Horsley and its surroundings. Personal details like address and card details are not necessary. We just want to ensure that you get a price list that suits your budget, then you can make a decision on what to do next. We can work with specifics on skip hire too, just contact us.

Other Skip Hire Pricing Factors

Skip hire pricing factors need to be well considered before hiring a skip. We at Norris West-Horsley understand these skip hire pricing factors, and we have decided to give you a brief explanation of each of them. Regional Pricing – every region has its own skip hire cost. A skip priced at £50 in London, for example, may be priced at £20 in West-Horsley. How long you want to keep the skip will affect the price of the skip. The longer the period of time you intend to keep it, the more likely you are to pay a higher amount. Remembering as well that skip hire permits have a time frame and expiry dates. Limitations and Restrictions – you can’t always put a huge amount of weight in a skip just because it looks big. Make enquiries from your service provider on the limitations they might have. Ask if there are any items that aren’t allowed in the skip and stick to the restrictions if there are, so you won’t be sanctioned or fined.

Issues with renting skips in West-Horsley

At Norris West-Horsley, we understand that getting the perfect skip to hire can be a herculean task – especially with the difficulties that comes with getting a skip hire permit. Renting a skip in West-Horsley may come with issues such as local council laws, pedestrian only lanes, narrow paths, red routes, small parking space, congestion zones, small gardens, and double yellow lines. We know that the growing population in West-Horsley will mean a more difficult skip hiring process soon. However, you can make use of our rubbish removal services, instead of worrying about renting a skip and hustling for a skip hire permit.

Skip Hire Rules and regulations

In 1994, another waste licensing system replaced the 1974 Control of Pollution Act for “controlled waste” regulation – deposit, recovery and removal. Any industrial, commercial, or household waste in solid or liquid form is referred to as controlled waste. People who only do waste disposals from personal gardens were not included in getting the license. 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.

People who create, bring in, convey, store, treat, or remove controlled waste were given a new duty of care in section 34 of the Act. It was stated in the Act that “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.” There are also the special waste regulations 1996 and the hazardous waste regulations 2005, that regulates how waste should be disposed of.

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Skip Hire Permits

You need a skip hire permit if you want to hire a skip for a construction project and will have to place it on public land. In regards to the land or space you would be placing the skip on that isn’t yours, you need a skip hire permit. It could be land that belongs to a third party, a federal highway, government road, or along the street. 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. Your skip could be removed and seized, however, if it extends into land that isn’t yours or that of those involved in your project, you even be fined. Getting a skip hire permit can cost as low as £20, based on the skip size and council you have to get the permit from. Some skip hire permits cost higher than £20, possibly £60, £80, and up to £100. The council office is a good place to get all the pricing details you need. At Norris West-Horsley we feel duty bound to ensuring you hire a skip without stress. You don’t need the hassle involved with getting a skip hire permit because we can get it for you as we deliver your choice of skip. We include the cost of getting ski hire permits in our online quotes when you request them, which can be removed if you already have land or a place on which to put the skip. Our skip hire service can come with skip hire permits that are valid for 14 days. We can be reached today on 020 8698 8000 if you want to know more about skip hire permits and other services we have in place for you.

Tested skips with certificate

It is not unusual for you to be nervous about how safe and effective it will be to use a skip if you’re hiring for the first time. Along with making various skip sizes available to you, we also give you skips that have been tested and have certificates to show just that at Norris West-Horsley. Closed skip or open skip, we can deliver whichever you want with proof of its efficiency and quality. Call us today on 020 8698 8000 and our experts will be available to answer all your queries. You can also come by our West-Horsley office instead and the tested skip you want will be provided with certificate.

Prohibited Items

At Norris West-Horsley, we allow a large variety of waste to be put in our skips. There are products, however, that are prohibited from being put in our skips. If it is safe enough, we can take those items from you and get them treated. These restricted items are 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

A number of targets for recycling were set by the Environmental Agency and government. These targets are upheld by us at Norris West-Horsley and here they are: The mission of the Environmental Agency is to ensure the improvement and protection of the environment in England and Wales. Many government organisations and local authorities are in place to ensure recycling targets are met, and that areas needing environmental services receive the services they have available. The agency aspires to ensure regular improvements in the quality of land, air and water as well. They implement efforts to control environmental pollution and further encourage the conservation of plants, animals and other natural resources. They don’t stop there either! The body works to educate the general populace on environmental issues to improve waste handling standards, by encouraging more recycling of waste in the household to cut down on overall waste quantity. 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. To handle Government Targets, a landfill directive was issued. It gives a recommended target on how much the amount of waste needs to be reduced for landfilling spots in the United Kingdom. It stated also that from 2007, landfills should only accept treated waste. The targets are as follows from the most recent year: No more that 35% of the waste retrieved to use for landfill sites in the UK should be retrieved by 2015. 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 added by the Waste Strategy 2000 were the following targets, to ensure 75% waste recovery and the achievement of the landfill directive, the following waste percentages have to be recovered: 67% in 2015, 45% in 2010 and 40% in 2005.

The natural recycling targets were published in the Waste Strategy 2000 by the government. These targets were:

By 2015, 33% of household waste should be composted or recycled. No less than 30% of household waste should be composted or recycled in 2010. 25% of household waste has to be composted or recycled in 2005, although local authority was 30% in that same year. The government released a ” Waste Performance and Efficiency Grant” to assist in the recycling and reduction of waste and landfill diversions. The following materials can be recycled: wood, clinical waste, metal, building materials, batteries, paper, printer, cartridges, plastic, electricals and electronics, computers, composting, and various others.

Do You Need Help?

At Norris West-Horsley office at West-Horsley you can be provided with updates you need on the targets, many for the years to come. We are also available on 020 8698 8000 and have experts on ground to answer any questions you have.