Skip Hire Southend-on-Sea

Skip Hire Southend

Welcome to Canvey Skip Hire & Recycling Ltd part of Benfleet Skip Hire Ltd

We provide fast and efficient skip hire in Southend-on-Sea and have fully licensed waste transfer stations at our two sites. We are excited to announce we now have a new site in Southend, this will allow us to provide an excellent service for the surrounding areas. 

We have a public weighbridge at our Southend site allowing the general public to bring their waste directly to us. Our waste transfer stations are open to the general public Monday to Saturday.

Same-Day Skip Hire Southend

We can usually supply your skip within 24 hours of booking, we may be able to provide a "same day" service (if ordered before 9.00 a.m.) and we have availability.

We can also arrange permits and provide a wait and load service for skips that are needed for a short amount of time or if you have restricted space. 

Skips Southend


Southend Skip Sizes & Types

Skip hire in Southend-on-Sea is a popular choice for those moving home, but whatever the job, we have a skip size to suit your requirements for either domestic or commercial trade customers. We can also supply drop end or enclosed skips if needed. We supply skip hire in Southend-on-Sea to both domestic and commercial sectors, including event waste management, home extensions and renovations, house and garden clearances, new builds, demolitions and landscaping.

It is better to hire a skip that is slightly bigger than required and therefore not completely filled, than to have a skip that is too small and end up needing to hire a second skip, at a further cost. 

2 Yard Mini Skip

These are ideal for small projects, such as tidying your garden or clearing a shed out.

  • Length 1.2m / 4ft
  • Width 0.91m / 3ft
  • Height 0.76m / 2ft 6in
  • Capacity 1.5m3 / 2 yards3
  • Bin Bags 20
  • Wheelbarrows 9

3 Yard Midi Skip

This size is the first of our midi skip range, these are suitable for small refurbishment jobs and spring cleans.

  • Length 1.65m / 5ft 5in
  • Width 1.07m / 3ft 6in
  • Height 0.91m / 3ft
  • Capacity 2.3m3 / 3 yards3
  • Bin Bags 25
  • Wheelbarrows 15

4 Yard Midi Skip

The biggest of our midi skips these are ideal for bathroom refits and other medium projects.

  • Length 1.83m / 6ft
  • Width 1.3m / 4ft 3in
  • Height 0.97m / 3ft 2in
  • Capacity 3m3 / 4 yards3
  • Bin Bags 30
  • Wheelbarrows 18

6 Yard Builder Skip

The first of our builders skips, these are suitable for all general building work and house moving. This is the largest of our skips with a drop end.

  • Length 2.6m / 8ft 6in
  • Width 1.52m / 5ft
  • Height 1.22m / 4ft
  • Capacity 4.6m3 / 6 yards3
  • Bin Bags 50
  • Wheelbarrows 27

8 Yard Builder Skip

The larger builders skips suitable for soil and hardcore removal. Note that our 8 yard skips do not have drop end doors.

  • Length 3.66m / 12ft
  • Width 1.68m / 5ft 6in
  • Height 1.22m / 4ft
  • Capacity 6m3 / 8 yards3
  • Bin Bags 60
  • Wheelbarrows 36

10, 12, 14 & 16 Yard Maxi Skips

These skips are for large bulky items only, you cannot put soil or hardcore into these. These skips are ideal for house clearances.

12 Yard Skip Dimensions:

  • Length 3.7m / 12ft 2in
  • Width 1.78m / 5ft 10in
  • Height 1.68m / 5ft 6in
  • Capacity 9.2m3 / 12 yards3
  • Bin Bags 100
  • Wheelbarrows 54

20 Yard & 40 Yard Roll on /off

These skips are for commercial projects, please call us for current hire prices and availability.

"For a Fast Reliable Southend Skip Hire Service"

We Also Offer Commercial Skip Hire in Southend-on-Sea

If you own a business and need to consistently dispose of waste such as cardboard or other types of packaging, we also offer commercial skip hire in Southend. You can even open an account with us to make the process easier. We also offer discounted rates for account customers (minimum monthly spend applies*). We provide all of our account customers with a dedicated account manager who will provide all of your skip hire and waste management needs. Waste audits and WRAP reports can be provided.


Southend-on-Sea Skip Hire FAQs

What size skips are available to hire in Southend-on-Sea?

Skips in Southend-on-Sea range from 2 cubic yards in size for small clearance jobs up to 14 cubic yards for commercial waste disposal jobs. We have a skip size and type suitable for almost every project! You can view all of the various skip sizes available during our order process.

How much does it cost to hire a skip in Southend?

Skip hire in Southend prices vary according to the size required and the availability of the skip. We can help you find the best option for you, just complete our user-friendly form to receive a no-obligation quote.

If I choose to hire a skip in Southend will I need a road permit?

A road permit is required for any skip in Southend-on-Sea that needs to be placed on a public highway. Road permits can be arranged for skips placed on the public highway through Southend Borough Council and Essex County Council. For skip road permits in Southend, you can find more information here. Road permits for skip hire in Southend-on-Sea are currently £45 and take 10 working days to arrange.


♻️ Handling Waste Responsibly

Canvey Skip Hire & Recycling Ltd recognise a duty of care to our customers and to the public to manage societies waste safely, without causing pollution of the environment or harm to human health. With a growing population, we are creating more waste. To keep this sustainable it is essential that we recycle as much waste as we possibly can. 

General uses for skips amongst our customers include garden waste, DIY and home renovations. There is a comprehensive list of items to make sure you’re not putting waste into the skip that is not suitable or that may be hazardous. If in doubt you can always call our friendly team, who will be more than willing to give you some guidance.

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For the best in skip hire in Southend-on-Sea call us FREE today on 0800 085 8662 or book online. We sort and recycle all of our skips in Southend, ensuring your waste is handled responsibly.

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Why Choose us?

We offer the best local skip hire prices with a fast reliable waste service. You can get an instant quote and book online 24/7. We deliver to Canvey Island, Benfleet, Pitsea, RayleighHockley, Hullbridge, Halkwell, RochfordLaindon, Wickford, Thorpe BayThundersleyLeigh on Sea, BasildonEastwoodChalkwell, Westcliff and Southend-on-Sea.

We offer a wait & load service

  • Waste Transfer Station Public & Trade Welcome
  • Same Day Delivery & Pick Up Available (please check for availability)
  • 'Genuine' Family Run Business
  • 2yd -14yd Domestic Skips
  • RoRo - 20YD & 40YD
  • Road Permits Available

Items Currently Recycled:

Wood, Rigid Plastic, Cardboard, Metal, Textiles, Hardcore, Soil, UPVC Window & Doors, UPVC Drain Pipes & Guttering

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