Skip Sizes

4yd Skip

Perfect for Kitchen and Bathroom Refits. Equivalent to 30/40 bags or a small family car.
Capacity Height Length Width
Cu.Mtrs Cu.Yds Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft
3 4 0.97 3’2″ 1.83 6′ 1.29 4’3″

6yd Skip

Great for bulky waste. Equivalent to 50/60 bin bags or a large family car.
Capacity Height Length Width
Cu.Mtrs Cu.Yds Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft
4.6 6 1.22 4′ 2.6 8’6″ 1.52 5′

8yd Skip

The 8 yard skip, also known as the builders skip, is the most popular within the construction industry. 8 yard skips are ideal for mixed waste from new build and renovation projects. They are also ideal for collecting site segregated inert material. An 8 yard skip will hold approximately 80 bags of waste
Capacity Height Length Width
Cu.Mtrs Cu.Yds Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft
6 8 1.22 4′ 3.66 12′ 1.68 5’6″

12yd Skip

The 12 yard skip is another popular choice with builders and offers more capacity than the 8 yard skip. It is ideally suited for mixed construction waste or for onsite timber segregation. 12 yard skips are available with open tops or enclosed with lids. Enclosed containers are ideal for collecting light waste such as cardboard or plastics. A 12 yard skip will hold approximately 120 bags of waste
Capacity Height Length Width
Cu.Mtrs Cu.Yds Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft
9.2 12 1.68 5’6″ 3.7 12’2″ 1.78 5’10″

14yd Skip

The 14 yard skip is ideally suited for commercial and industrial light waste. It is a popular choice for projects such as refurbishments due to the increased capacity. 14 yard skips are available with open tops or enclosed lids. A 14 yard skip will hold approximately 140 bags of waste
Capacity Height Length Width
Cu.Mtrs Cu.Yds Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft
10.7 14 1.8 5’11″ 4.1 13’5″ 1.78 5’10″

16yd Skip

The 16yd Skip can contain around 120 – 140 bin bags of waste. Often hired for large waste disposal jobs.
Capacity Height Length Width
Cu.Mtrs Cu.Yds Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft
12.2 16 2 6’5″ 4.2 13’8″ 1.84 6′

18yd Skip

The largest skip available for heavy materials. Equivalent to 180/200 bin bags or two Transit vans.
Capacity Height Length Width
Cu.Mtrs Cu.Yds Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft
13.7 18 1 3′ 6 20’3″ 2.2 7’10″

20yd Roll On/Off

The 20 yard Roll-On Roll-Off container is usually for trade use and is ideal for heavy construction and demolition waste.
Capacity Height Length Width
Cu.Mtrs Cu.Yds Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft
15.3 20 1.3 4’3″ 6.1 20′ 2.4 7’9″

40yd Roll On/Off

The 40 yard skip is usually for trade use and is popular with house builders . This skip is suited to large amounts of light construction waste.
Capacity Height Length Width
Cu.Mtrs Cu.Yds Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft Mtrs Ft
30.6 40 2.51 8’2″ 6.1 20′ 2.4 7’9″
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