Our choices are usually going to be based on various factors such as experience, target market and customer satisfaction. Many of these companies provide other services related to waste management, and providing those details within our lists could also benefit users where they can use one provider to accomplish their needs.

With that said, hopefully GetSkip would've been a great assistance in helping you to make an accurate purchase decision,  by giving you enough information to quickly narrow things down, with extensive research and headache.

Don't forget to head over our skip hire FAQ as well, there's so many interesting Q&As available, for example, can you believe that someone asked whether you could put "Poo" in a skip.... Obviously no, please don't do that.  

Premier Skip Hire Leicester

Premier Skip Hire Leicester comes on top, as our No.1 skip hire provider— They're a very competitive company when it comes to providing the cheapest skip hire prices within Leicester and surrounding areas such as Oadby, Braunstone and Wigston.

Apart from providing some of the cheapest skip hire costs, here's what their customer are saying on social media:

We’ve used Premier Skip Hire twice now and the service has been brilliant. Timely drop offs and collections, all with a friendly smile. Would definitely recommend and will definitely use again!

Posted by Shona Chalmers on Thursday, 29 October 2020

Very competitive rates. Great reliable service, went out of their way to get the skip delivered when needed and collected it promptly. Highly recommended.

Posted by Emma Holden on Tuesday, 22 September 2020

Cheap, Reliable, Fast, and on time!—That's the feeling you get, when you use Premier Skip hire, it's been a while since we've reviewed a company like this.

If you're you're looking for the cheapest skip hire, you can make use of their range of skip sizes which start from 2-yard to 8-yard. These are preferably more suitable for domestic work.

Premier Skip Hire Leicester—Location coverage
Premier Skip Hire Leicester—Location coverage

Premier Skip Hire Leicester Area coverage include:

  • Oadby
  • Hamilton
  • Lutterworth (full list available on their website)

Additional services include:

  • Aggregates delivery of Millwaste, Top soil, Building sand and Washed Sand from 100% recycled wastes, are available for purchase on their website.

Contact them at

(0116) 2861 166

JPL waste services

JPL Waste services—digger waste removal

JPL waste services is one of the hidden gems in Leicester. At current times, there's no website available but you can reach them via Facebook or by using the contact details provided below.

In terms of delivery speed, you can hire a 4 yard skip and get it delivered within 1 hour for £140, alternatively you can hire a standard 8-yard skip for £190.

There's 3 main skip sizes which are available for hire using JPL waste services, these are 2-yard (mini), 4-yard (midi) and 8-yard (maxi) skips, the minimum amount for the cheapest skip is £70.

Richard and many more customers recommend JPL services for garden waste removal, when you need a quick and friendly help.

Just what we needed to clear out the garden rubbish. Would recommend.

Posted by Richard Walker on Monday, 8 June 2020

JPL waste services Area coverage includes:

Leicester and all surrounding areas.

Additional services include:

  • Industrial Wheelie bin hire
  • Waste removal for domestic and small businesses

Contact Jack at

+44 7813 557694

Shire Mini Skip hire

Another hidden gem in Leicester, Shire Mini Skip hire provides a range of services such as driveway excavation, which has been pre-selected to match local preferences in areas such as Loughborough. They're a relatively new company, which has been in operation for over 3 years.

If you're interested in a wait and load services, they're able to wait for you for at least 30 minutes whilst you load the skip before it's taken to be recycled.

Here's some user provided pictures and feedbacks for previous work related to garden clearance and reconstruction.

Steve, THANK YOU!! You have helped us to transform our garden from a messy brown depressing sight to a fabulous and...

Posted by Kelly Friend on Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Since one of their main active areas (along with skip hire) is also tree felling, it means they're able to supply fire and log burners at a very consistent flow.

Shire Mini Skip hire Area coverage includes:

Leicester and surrounding areas.

Additional services include:

  • Garden, Home and Commercial clearance services
  • Building demolition
  • Tree Felling and Hedge Cutting
  • Mini digger hire (and operator) and excavation services

Contact them at

Telephone: 07711 783371

LSPS Skip Hire

Leicester Scrap Processing Services, is one of the bigger companies on our list that's been providing waste recycling and management services for over a decade.

One of the interesting features which we love about skip companies, is the ability to hire, view and manage your skips online. LSPS provides you with all of these features in a few easy steps. You can view this on their bookings portal which is available at booking.lspsskiphire.co.uk.

A large range of skip sizes and types is provided by this company for different needs, including 2 yard mini skips, 4 yards midi skips, 8 yard maxi skips, 12 and 14 yard enclosed skips, 14 yard skips, 20-yard to 40 yards Roll on/Roll off skips for large scale construction waste disposal.

LSPS is one of those companies (a bit too big), that is more suited with dealing with commercial clients. If you require skips for domestic usages, we'd suggest using some local alternatives on the list.

On the social side, here's the gossip:

Cancelled our order because it required a road permit, and it "takes a while to do". Just a week before work was due to start on our bathroom.

Posted by Joseph Laverick on Tuesday, 2 June 2020

Finally, if you're in need of office and business solutions, they provide an on-site confidential waste disposal, to assist you in securely destroying sensitive documents.

LSPS Skip Hire Area coverage includes:

Leicester and surrounding areas.

Additional services include:

  • Waste Disposal Services & Recycling, operating their own on-site waste transfer station in order to lessen the pressure on landfill sites.
  • Scrap Metal Recycling, collecting scrap metal for recycling, or situating skips at your premises.
  • Machine Moving, with an extensive range of specialist equipment.

Contact them at

0800 083 7807

GREEN WASTE (Skip Leicester)

Green waste skip hire

You can expect to hire 2-yard to 8-yard skips, though the full list of available skip sizes are not listed on their website.

One interesting thing to keep in mind, is that GREEN WASTE also provides hazardous waste disposal. The exact types of materials which can be put in the skips are Tyres, Batteries, Electrical appliances and paint.

Whilst reaching out to them, please ensure that the call operator knows that you're in-need of hazardous waste disposal.

Apart from skip hire, GREEN WASTE also provides aggregates. There's over 8 different types of aggregates which are available for purchase, these are Type 1 Stone (recycled option available), Ballast, Sharp Sand (recycled option available), Building Sand, Crushed Hardcore and Top Soil.

Skip Leicester Area coverage map
GREEN WASTE Area coverage map

GREEN WASTE Area coverage includes:

  • Market Harborough
  • Nuneaton
  • Coventry and Loughborough (full list available using the map above)

Additional services include:

  • Loose aggregates, stocking a wide range of quarried and recycled aggregates for both domestic and trade customers
  • Grab hire, for bulk collection of most materials.
  • Hazardous waste disposal

Contact them at

Phone: 0116 278 9855

[email protected]