Skip Hire Prices

Typical pricing

The price of hiring a skip varies quite a lot between different areas of the UK. The standard price charged in most mid-sized towns is increased by up to 60% in the large urban areas such as London.

Skip permit prices

Skip permit prices also vary by area but are controlled by the different local councils. The cost can vary between about £30 for 7 days to over £100 for 7 days.

Average skip hire prices in the UK

We have surveyed over 200 skip hire operators and below are the average skip hire prices charged by area.

Location 4 yard skip 6 yard skip 8 yard skip 10 yard skip 12 yard skip
Birmingham £136 £171 £194 £210 £287
Bolton £138 £168 £180 £192 £265
Bristol £151 £231 £258 £281 £314
Doncaster £112 £177 £212 £234 £264
Edinburgh £172 £196 £247 £238 £287
Essex £150 £238 £254 £280 £325
Glasgow £117 £128 £155 £191 £268
Hull £155 £156 £208 £216 £264
Leeds £142 £156 £195 £181 £248
Liverpool £134 £165 £189 £194 £282
London £218 £277 £291 £310 £387
Manchester £147 £180 £194 £210 £255
Newcastle £161 £210 £240 £245 £299
Norwich £134 £189 £205 £197 £228
Nottingham £112 £163 £182 £182 £285
Southampton £171 £220 £241 £256 £333
Wolverhampton £172 £218 £230 £244 £328