Frequently Asked Questions

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Does A3 Waste have all of the required permits & licenses?

Yes, A3 Waste Management Ltd are fully Environment Agency approved, with a registered waste carriers license.

What can I put in my skip?

You can put a wide range of items in your skip, including the following:

  • Builders waste
  • Household waste
  • Garden waste
  • Packaging waste
  • Rubble
  • Wood
  • Metal
  • Bricks
  • Soil and stone
What can't go in my skip?

Unfortunately, not everything can go into a skip.

The following list includes many of the common items that cannot be put in a skip:

  • Food Waste
  • Televisions
  • Computer monitors
  • Hazardous waste
  • Full paint cans
  • Gas canisters
  • Aerosols
  • Plasterboard

The following items can be put into a skip, but with an extra charge payable on booking. 

  • Tyres
  • Mattresses
  • Fridges and freezers
Where can I put my skip?

If you have sufficient space, you can put your skip on your property on a driveway or in the garden. If you want to put you skip on a road owned by the local council, you will require a skip permit.

Skip permits are issued by local councils. Each council charges a different amount for a permit and they usually take 48 hours to arrange.

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