Frequently Asked Questions

Included weight per skip:

    • 2 cubic meter bin – 1000kg
    • 4 cubic meter bin – 1000kg
    • 6 cubic meter bin – 1000kg
    • 8 cubic meter bin – 1200kg

Excess weight will be charged at current Shoal Bay Waste Management Facility rates.

What can I put in the skip Bin?

General Waste: Household rubbish but no soil, bricks and concrete.
Green Waste: Grass cutting, brush clipping, pruning, garden waste.
Mixed Waste: Household waste, soil, bricks and concrete.

Is Ezi Green 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.

Can I arrange a skip bin to be delivered on a weekend?

Ezi Green Skip Bins are operational five (5) days a week. We can deliver skip bins to you on Saturday by weekday prior arrangement only. Please call during business hours if you would like delivery on a Saturday.

How do I order an Ezi Green Skip Bins?

Ezi Green 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 customer service representatives, then please call us directly from Monday to Friday. Contact us on 7909 8888, further details can be found on our Contact Page. Please phone us directly for same day deliveries.

Can I pay by credit card?

Ezi Green Skip Bins accepts payment with all major credit cards (Preferred), 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?

Ezi Green 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. Ezi Green Skip Bins understands that you may not be able to fill your bin in 7 days. If you would like to extend this for a further day or 2, please contact us a day prior to collection and advise us. An extra charge of $10 per day will then be charged out.

Can I get the skip bin collected earlier?

Yes, call us a day before and we will book it in for collection.

Where will Ezi Green 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?

Volume equivalent to:

2 cubic metres – 2 standard trailers, or 8 wheelie bins
4 cubic metres – 4 standard trailers, or 16 wheelie bins
6 cubic metres – 6 standard trailers, or 24 wheelie bins
8 cubic metres – 8 standard trailers, or 32 wheelie bins

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, chemicals, fridges still containing gas 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 Health and Safety concerns for Ezi Green Skip Bins employees and the general public. We must comply with all 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, Ezi Green 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 the bin is placed it cannot be moved. The bin is positioned for safe collection by the truck.

Can I change my deliver and collection dates?

Yes, we have the flexibility to make delivery and collection adjustments.