1. Only fill the bin to the top of the rim. If at any time a delivery driver deems any bin unsafe to transport, that the driver will alter the load of the bin to make it safe to transport. This may involve the driver having to wipe off the top of the load.
2. Once bins have been delivered please do not move the bin from where it has been set down, as this may cause problems upon pickup.
3. If you have ordered a bin for a clean load i.e. soil, green waste, concrete or bricks and that the bin has been found to be contaminated with undeclared items upon dumping, customers will be charged immediately for any overweight charges and costs incurred by Keep Clean Skip Bins.
4. No liquids, asbestos or food scraps are to be put into the bin.
5. Tyres $35, TV's $35, Gas Bottles $35 and mattresses $65 all attract a surcharge. Should any undeclared items be found on dumping customers will be charged for additional costs.
The following overweight limits and charges apply
2 cubic metre bin – 400kg
4 cubic metre bin – 650kg
6 cubic metre bin – 1000kg
9 cubic metre bin – 1500kg
Should any bins exceed the weight limit a cost of $27.50 per 100kg will apply. These limits only apply to mixed waste disposal. Should you have any queries in regards to any of the information on this page please feel free to contact us on 0438 857 511.
Many questions are asked of Keep Clean Skip Bins for bin hire, we have listed many of the most frequented here with simple straight forward answers.
Is Keep Clean Skip Bins an environmentally friendly skip bin provider?
With society moving towards a greener lifestyle, we are finding new ways to ensure we recycle a large percentage of the waste placed in the skip bins. Clean fill or hard fill waste are redirected to recycling facilities to be recycled into hard rubble for laying roads. Green waste skips are being redirected to landscaping facilities to be turned into mulch.
How do I order a skip bin?
Keep Clean Skip Bins takes pride in offering a personal service with the utmost of customer service levels. Our very easy online ordering page takes less than 5 minutes to complete, however if you would like to speak with one of our delivery service representatives, then please phone 0438 857 511 between Monday and Saturday.
Can I pay by credit card?
Keep Clean Skip Bins accepts payment with Visa and MasterCard. All credit card transactions will accrue a 1.5% surcharge. We also accept cash on delivery. If you prefer cash on delivery, complete the order form, and ensure someone will be home to pay for the delivery on the day. No payment, no bin.
How much notice is needed to hire a skip?
Keep Clean Skip Bins guarantees a 24 hour delivery turnaround – order today and the skip can be delivered tomorrow.
How long can we keep the skip bin for?
The standard time of hire for your skip bin is 7 days. Keep Clean Skip Bins understands that this time frame may not be achievable therefore if you would like to extend the hire time, please contact us on 0438 857 511 a day prior to collection.
Can I get the skip bin collected earlier?
Yes, call us a day before and we will book it in for collection.
Where will Keep Clean Skip Bins place the skip bin?
We must place the bin on your property and not public land or land that does not belong to you. You may approach your council for approval to place it on council land but we must sight the approval before leaving the bin on public land. You will be responsible for insuring the public risk if you have your bin placed outside your property boundaries. Check with your Council for approval guidelines. To minimise any damage of the skip bin being placed on your driveway, please place some wooden battens down first. all damage above and below ground is at your expense. All care but no liability is accepted in delivery and collection of the skip bin from any property. We cannot place skip bins under a carport, but we can often place it at the front of your carport or over to one side to leave room for your car.
How can I estimate what size skip bin is required?
To estimate the skip bin size required: 1 trailer load (6×4) is equal to approximately 1m3
How do I work out a cubic metre?
A cubic metre is a standard unit of measurement. One cubic metre is the amount that would be held in a cube that is one metre wide by one metre high by one metre deep.
What items are not allowed to be placed in our skip bins?
Liquid, food and hazardous wastes are not permitted to be placed in our skip bins. Hazardous wastes include asbestos, poisons, paints, oils, gas bottles and toxic wastes.
To what level can I fill the skip bin?
Our skip bins can be filled up to the top rail, but there must not be any materials protruding over the top of the skip. Overloaded bins are dangerous and create Occupational Health and Safety concerns for Keep Clean Skip Bins employees and the general public. We must comply with LTSA and OSH rules and regulations.
What happens if I overload the skip bin?
We can only remove skips that are filled level to the top of the bin with no materials protruding. If the skip bin is overloaded, Keep Clean Skip Bins will arrange for an additional bin to be delivered (at the customers cost) and the customer will be asked to unload the excess waste that is protruding.
Can I move the skip bin?
NO! Once placed the bin cannot be moved, if moved when it is empty once filled you will not be able to move it back and the truck may not be able to get to it to pick it up again. Any damaged done to the bin or property will be paid for by the hirer.
Am I locked in to the confirmed delivery and collection dates?
We have a large range of skip bins so Keep Clean Skip Bins have the flexibility to make last minute adjustments. Phone 0438 857 511 to amend any delivery or collection details.