‘The Company’ signifies ‘Skipy Skip Hire Ltd’ and/or any persons acting on their behalf,
‘The Customer’ signifies any Person(s), Firm, Company, Business and/or any Persons acting on their behalf who are doing business with The
Company. ‘HT&C‘ signifies The Company’s Hire Terms and Conditions. ‘INERT WASTE’ signifies Soil, Clay, Stone,
Bricks, Unreinforced Concrete, Sand, Gravel or Rubble.
‘MIXED WASTE’ signifies Non Hazardous, Dry, Solid Waste of which at least 75% is deemed by The Company to be practicably and cost effectively recyclable.
The pre-booking of, the acceptance/instruction of, the delivery of, the using/moving/removal of any
materials or the placing of any object in a delivered skip(s) indicates a complete and binding acceptance of these HT&C. The Company
may without prior notice collect the skip at any time should any HT&C be breached or if any skip is deemed by The Company to be full as
shown in the safe loading of skips criteria in Section 9 of these HT&C.
As The Customer may not be present upon delivery of any skip(s) or materials, a Customers signature is not
required upon any documentation as proof of delivery or collection of skips or goods. All HT&C still apply.
The Customer is at all times responsible for the safe guarding & lighting of the
skip(s). The Company must be informed immediately should any Cones, Lamps or Reflective Markers supplied with the skip(s) be found to be
damaged, removed or unserviceable, so that they may be replaced.
Unless The Company has agreed prior arrangements in writing; any due charges must be paid either before or
upon delivery of any Skip(s) or Materials. Excess Charge Invoices must be paid upon receipt and payment must be received within seven days
of the Invoice date.
The Company reserves the right to charge interest on any overdue amounts at 8% pa since the Invoice or Delivery Date, whichever is the sooner.
Any costs incurred by The Company in collecting monies owed will be charged to The Customer.
Our ‘All Inclusive’ Skip prices include Waste Disposal Charges for LEVEL LOADED SKIPS ONLY - UP TO THE STATED WEIGHT LIMITS as shown on our Invoices and/or current Price List; which can be viewed at www.skipy.co.uk.
Our current Waste Disposal Excess Charges per pro rata tonne (including VAT) are £17.64 for INERT Waste and £147.61 for MIXED Waste, MIXED Waste and Inert Waste loads are charged at the higher rate.
To cover administration costs A SURCHARGE OF £2.40 PER TRANSACTION is added to all Invoices that are not paid for before or upon delivery (including Excess/Disposal/Service Charge Invoices). A discount is then offered for prompt payment received within the period shown upon our Invoices.
Any prices quoted for Trade or Credit Account Customers do not include Disposal Charges unless The Company has agreed prior arrangements in writing.
Where Trade/Credit Account facilities have been granted, our payment terms are strictly thirty days net after the Invoice Date.
If an order includes a Highway Licence, it is chargeable even if an order is postponed or cancelled.
Any cancellation, postponement or amendment of an order must be notified to The Company by 3pm on the day preceding delivery either by SMS Text, Telephone or Email, otherwise a Cancellation Charge of £30.00 (including VAT) will be incurred.
Non Hazardous Mixed Waste of which at least 75% is practicably and cost effectively
recyclable ( i.e. Paper, Cardboard, Books, Newspapers, Magazines, Metal, Toys, Clothing, HPDE/PP Plastics, Small Electrical Appliances, Cookers, Ovens, Beds, Untreated Timber, Unpainted Timber, Greenery, Shrubs, Bric a Brac, etc.)
or Inert Waste
(Excluding items listed in Section 7) up to a Level Load up to the weight limits shown on our Invoices or current Price List; which can be viewed at www.skipy.co.uk.
LIQUIDS i.e. OIL, PAINT, etc MUST NOT BE POURED INTO A SKIP
LIQUIDS - OIL - ASBESTOS - VEHICLE TYRES - SOLVENTS - LEAD ACID BATTERIES - BEER KEGS - GAS CYLINDERS - FLOURESCENT LIGHT TUBES
CRT COMPUTER MONITORS - SOILED NAPPIES - ANY FORM OF ANIMAL, HUMAN, DIFFICULT, SPECIAL, MEDICAL, CLINICAL OR HAZARDOUSR WASTE
CLEAN PLASTERBOARD * - PLASTER * (* See Plasterboard Section Shown Below)
PAINT IN SEALED TINS OR TUBS - VEHICLE BATTERIES - FRIDGES/FREEZERS/FRIDGE FREEZERS/CHILLERS/COOLERS
REINFORCED CONCRETE - FLAT ROOFING MATERIALS - TREE TRUNKS/STUMPS/BOUGHS - CONTAMINATED SOIL/CLAY/SAND
ANY FORM OF DIFFICULT WASTE (i.e. Dusty, Putrescible, Odourous)
Unless agreed in writing or pricing, AN EXCESS CHARGE WILL BE INCURRED IF THE SKIP
CONTAINS MORE THAN 20% OF 'ANY' OF THE FOLLOWING ITEMS;
FOOD WASTE, CARPETS, CARPET TILES, CARPET UNDERLAY, ITEMS MANUFACTURED FROM CHIPBOARD OR MDF (i.e. Kitchen Units, Worktops, Wardrobes, Furniture), TREATED TIMBER, PAINTED TIMBER, FENCE PANELS, FENCE POSTS, MATTRESSES, SOFAS, LAMINATE FLOORING, LINONEUM FLOORING
Non HPDE/PP HARD PLASTICS, PVC and any Waste that is not practicably and cost effectively recyclable.
WE CHARGE AN EXCESS OF £120.00 PER TONNE FOR PRE-SEGREGATED CLEAN PLASTERBOARD AND PLASTER, HOWEVER.........
It must be placed either in a separate Skip or segregated from other waste types in a Skip by placing it into Dumpy Bags (which we can provide upon request) and placed on top of the other waste in the Skip but kept within the shape of the Skip, thus allowing for easy removal at the disposal site.
An excess charge will be incurred for the sorting and/or disposal of any unsegregated Plaster or Plasterboard found within a skip.
CONTAMINATED PLASTERBOARD i.e. Plaster or Plasterboard that also contains polystyrene, insulation, wood, tiles, etc, will be chargeable at £148.00 inc vat per tonne.
IMPORTANT: Neither Plasterboard or Plaster are Inert Waste and cannot be placed in an Inert Waste Skip.
The skip must be Level Filled Only. The contents of the skip(s)
should not project from within the shape of any skip(s). The Customer is responsible for ensuring that at all times skips are loaded safely
and that the area around the skip(s) is kept safe and tidy. Should any skip be deemed by The Company to be overloaded, it is The Customer’s
responsibility to rectify the situation. However, The Company reserves the right to, at any time; remove any objects from the skip(s) that it
feels may jeopardize the safe transportation of any skip(s). Any extra costs howsoever incurred in removing, transporting or disposing of the
contents of any skip(s); will be charged to The Customer.
The lighting of fires in or near to skips is
The Customer is responsible for any loss or damage to the Company's skips whatsoever or howsoever caused & The Company will be entitled to recover such additional costs & reimbursement.
Our Skip Lorries are large and heavy; as such we
require access criteria of at least 3.10m wide, 4.0m high, an access and site surface capable of withstanding 18.00 tonnes and a safe and
adequate turning / manoeuvring / working area.
Should the access and site surface criteria be less than stated above, The Customer must accept all responsibility for any damage whatsoever or howsoever caused.
A skip must not be moved without prior
permission from The Company; The Customer must accept all responsibility for any damage or extra costs incurred due to any skip being moved
Unless The Company has been
instructed otherwise, where it is not possible to site any skip(s) off the public highway, we will (if permission is granted by the Highways
Authority), site any skip(s) on the highway and charge The Customer accordingly. Any permission is subject to The Highways Authority
Are as shown below unless
The Company has agreed prior arrangements in writing. Delivery day rules as day one. An Excess Charge may be applied to any skips still on
hire after the hire period shown. All HT&C apply until the skip has been paid for and collected. We aim to collect skips within three
working days after the hire period has elapsed or after The Customer has off hired any skip(s).
Mini - 2.30 Cu.yd (1.70 Cu.m) = 3 days ~~~~~~ Midi - 3.60 Cu.yd (2.70 Cu.m) = 4 days ~~~~~~ Maxi/Builders - 6.0 Cu.yd (4.60 Cu.m) = 5 days
Telephone: (07748) 367001 or (07836) 657792 ~