Online Skip Size Guide

With so many types and sizes of skips available, from small compact bins to large roll on – roll of containers for bulky waste. Choosing the right skip can be a nightmare – here at NatWaste we try to make life a little simpler for you.

Our ‘Friendly Skip Guide’ shows you the capacities, dimensions and approximate ‘black bag’ quantity – to give you a better idea of what you can fit in there.

The smallest skip that we have available. Ideal for small amounts of household and garden waste.

Cubic Capacity: 2 yard

Dimensions (approx.) H x L x W: 32″ (0.8m) x 73″ (1.8m) x 53″ (1.3m)

Approx. Black Bags Capacity: 15 – 25

A good size for medium sized projects – ideal for garden waste and household waste.

Cubic Capacity: 4 yard

Dimensions (approx.) H x L x W: 35″ (0.9m) x 107″ (2.7m) x 66″ (1.6m)

Approx. Black Bags Capacity: 35 – 45

Suitable for building waste such as concrete, soil and rubble. Also popular for medium amounts of household waste.

Cubic Capacity: 6 yard

Dimensions (approx.) H x L x W: 47″ (1.2m) x 122″ (3.1m) x 69″ (1.75m)

Approx. Black Bags Capacity: 50 – 60

Our most popular sized skip. A larger skip suitable for rubble, soil or concrete – or larger amounts of household waste.

Cubic Capacity: 8 yard

Dimensions (approx.) H x L x W: 50″ (1.2m) x 135″ (3.45m) x 69″ (1.75m)

Approx. Black Bags Capacity: 70 – 90

A popular sized skip for bulkier or lighter waste. Typically used for bigger clearances and larger amounts of waste.

Cubic Capacity: 10 yard

Dimensions (approx.) H x L x W: 63″ (1.6m) x 136″ (3.45m) x 69″ (1.75m)

Approx. Black Bags Capacity: 100 – 120

One of the more popular skip sizes. Typically used for larger projects – for light or bulkier waste types.

Cubic Capacity: 12 yard

Dimensions (approx.) H x L x W: 64″ (1.6m) x 142″ (3.6m) x 69″ (1.75m)

Approx. Black Bags Capacity: 130 – 150

14 yards³ skips are suitable for light, bulky waste items.

Cubic Capacity: 14 yard

Dimensions (approx.) H x L x W: 72″ (1.8m) x 162″ (4.1m) x 70″ (1.75m)

Approx. Black Bags Capacity: 150 – 170

Suitable for larger projects such as shop fit outs, large amounts of light construction waste such as wood, metal or plastics.

Cubic Capacity: 16 yard

Dimensions (approx.) H x L x W: 77″ (2.0m) x 162″ (4.2m) x 72″ (1.84m)

Approx. Black Bags Capacity: 170 – 190

Generally used on larger sites, can take brick, rubble, soil & concrete as well as general waste.

Cubic Capacity: 15 yard – 25 yard

Dimensions (approx.) H x L x W: 48″ (1.22 – 1.62m) x 236″ (6.07m) x 87″ (2.23m)

Approx. Black Bags Capacity: 200 – 220

Suitable for light weight waste, used in major refurbishments and retail environments.

Cubic Capacity: 30 yard – 40 yard

Dimensions (approx.) H x L x W: 91″ (2.39 – 2.69m) x 236″ (6.07m) x 87″ (2.23m)

Approx. Black Bags Capacity: 230 +

Skip and RORO Vehicle Dimensions

If exact dimensions are required please confirm prior to booking.