Skip Hire Stoke on Trent

We provide skips in many sizes to suit your project, domestic and commercial. SKIP SIZESGet a Quote

Our Range of Skips For Hire

2 tonne mini size skip for hire with orange background and size comparison

2 Tonne Mini Skip

Fantastic for small garden clearouts, DIY projects and decluttering.

From £95.00

4 tonne midi size skip for hire with orange background and size comparison

4 Tonne Midi Skip

A compact skip that’s great for bathroom refits.

From £135.00

5 tonne midi size skip for hire with orange background and size comparison

5 Tonne Midi Skip

The ideal skip for garage clearances, kitchen refits & garden waste.

From £160.00

10 tonne large size skip for hire with orange background and size comparison

10 Tonne Large Skip

One of our most popular skip sizes for heavy waste.

From £220.00

Compare Skips Price & Sizes

What Skip Size is Best For My Needs?

Skips come in a wide range of sizes ; The larger skip sizes offer better value if you have enough waste to fill it completely.

Simply put we have three sizes for residential purposes.
Small Skips (2 Tonne Skips ).
Medium Skips (4 Tonne Skips and 5 Tonne Skips).

With larger size skips for bigger projects and commercial uses.
Large Skips10 Tonne Skips).
We also have Extra Large Roll-on-Roll-Off Skips

Skip sizes are typically referred to in yards due to the volume they hold in “cubic yards”. One cubic yard measures 3 feet high x 3 feet wide x 3 feet deep (91cm x 91cm x 91cm) and roughly about the same amount of space as ten bin bags.


SkipSkip Capacity
Black Bin Bags
2 Tonne Mini Skip25-35 From £95
4 Tonne Midi Skip45-50From £135
5 Tonne Midi Skip55+From £160
10 Tonne Large Skip80+From £220

Skip Size & Price Comparison

To help you choose the right size skip, our Skip Size Visual Comparison helps you see the different skip sizes available and capacity.

two tonne mini skip next to washing machine to compare skip size

2 Tonne Mini Skip

This Mini Skip holds approx 25-35 black bin bags.
From £95.00

four tonne small skip next to washing machine to compare skip size

4 Tonne Midi Skip

This midi skip holds approx 45-50 black bin bags.
From £135.00

five tonne midi skip next to washing machine to compare skip size

5 Tonne Midi Skip

This midi skip holds approx 55-65 black bin bags.
From £160.00

ten tonne large skip next to washing machine to compare skip size

10 Tonne Large Skip

This Large Skip holds approx 80-100 black bin bags.
From £220.00

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Skip Hire Frequently Asked Questions

What item’s can’t I put in the skip?

We can’t accept fridges, freezers, oils, tyres, televisions, asbestos, gas bottles, or paint.

Can I mix different waste types in the skip?
Yes you can, just avoid the items listed above.
Do I need to be there for delivery/ collection of the skip?
If you want the skip putting in a certain place it is always better if someone is in, but other than that no you don’t need to be there. On collection just leave the skip clear to get to please.
When do I pay and how can I pay?

On delivery please. Either cash to the driver or call our office to make a card payment.

Do I need a permit from the council for a skip?

If the skip is on your own drive or property you do not need a permit. However, if your skip is to be placed on public property, i.e. the road, highway or grass verge. We will need to arrange a permit with your local council. For Stoke-on-Trent we’ll need 3 working days notice and for Staffordshire we’ll need 5 working days notice. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us.

How long can I keep the skip for?

The skip hire is for up to 3 weeks. If you need a skip on a long term basis please contact us to discuss.

Do the skips have a drop door?
We do drop doors on the 5 tonne skip and the 10 tonne skip. But please ask if you need one as they don’t all have them.
Can I load the skip whilst you wait?

Yes if all of your material is ready we can wait whilst you load the skip, and take it back with us.

How much rubbish does a skip hold?

Our skips can hold;
2 tonne skip holds 25 to 35 bin bags of rubbish*.
4 tonne skip holds 45 to 50 bin bags*
5 tonne skip holds 55 to 65 bin bags*
10 tonne skip holds 80 to 100 bin bags*


Do we provide Skip Hire in your area?

At Hartley’s Skip Hire we aim to provide the best customer service. If you don’t see your area on the list please call us on 01538 753 640 and we will do our best to help to get a skip to your location.

Skip Hire in Stoke-on-Trent locations

Abbey Hulton, Baddeley Green, Bentilee, Birches Head, Blurton, Blythe Bridge, Bucknall, Burslem, Chell, Cliffe Vale, Cobridge, Dresden, Etruria, Fenton, Ford Green Brook, Goldenhill, Hanford, Hanley Park, Hanley, Hartshill Park, Hartshill, Hem Heath, Heron Cross, Lightwood, Longport, Longton, Lyme Brook, Meir, Middleport, Milton, Normacot, Northwood, Norton le Moors, Penkhull, Shelton, Smallthorne, Sneyd Green, Trentham, Tunstall, Weston Coyney, Uttoxeter

map of stoke on trent showing the areas skip hire is provided

Skip Hire Reviews

Hartley's Skip Hire
Based on 31 reviews
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Daniel AmosDaniel Amos
07:48 28 Nov 23
First class service. Always delivers and picks up on time as requested. Wouldn’t use anyone else for my waste removal.
Joshua ReekJoshua Reek
17:42 27 Nov 23
Great company, been using for many years now for my business, reasonably priced but a great service, always on time, very polite
tom murraytom murray
15:29 24 Nov 21
Hartley’s Couldn’t do enough to help us out when we’re clearing the garden and shed. They turned up on time and picked the skip up the same day . Great firm and very professional. Will be using them again soon!
Andrew MottramAndrew Mottram
22:46 23 Nov 21
We have used Hartleys for over a decade now, our work is reactive maintenance and I have asked for skips at very short notice and somehow Joe and his team get it sorted.I highly recommend Hartleys Skip Hire
Luke ThorneycroftLuke Thorneycroft
17:37 23 Nov 21
Been using Hartley for a number of years , and they always go above and beyond , from them getting the skip wagon into some of the tights driveways Iv seen , and then coming again the next day and getting their BIG! Grab lorry down a very tight space , I do highly recommend Hartley and their team!!
Sophie BaggaleySophie Baggaley
19:13 11 May 20
Brilliant company, ordered the skip via email with a very helpful, professional and polite lady 👍We could have the skip for up to two weeks but within a couple of days it was full - I emailed Rebecca again and the next day it was collected - outstanding service and I would highly recommend!!
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