Here's a compiled list of the best skip companies available in Manchester.

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No.1 – Abbey Skip Hire Ltd

Abbey is one of the leaders in waste management solutions and clearance for activity such as renovation and small construction projects.  

For a domestic skip hiring solution and waste management company, they provide a good range of skip sizes, which includes 3-Yard (mini skips), 4-Yard, 6-Yard, 8-Yard, 10-Yard, 12-Yard and 14-Yard.

Abbey will be able to provide you with their service 24 hours a day as their offices operate on a 24/7 basis, we tested this at 11 PM, COVID-19 may have impacted their service availability.

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First time I've ever hired a skip and i cannot see any reason why i would ever use anywhere else.

Abbey Skips Area coverage include:

  • Ainsworth
  • Chadderton
  • Farnworth (full list available on their website)

Contact No.: 0161 956 2044

Email: [email protected] or (get a quote)

No.2 – Smullen Skip Hire

Smullen is a family run skip hiring company offering their services in Greater Manchester and Cheshire area.

Skip sizes such as  2 yard skips, 4 yard skips, 5 yard skips, 8 yard skips, 10 yard skips and 12 yard skips are available.

Smullen provides 7-day delivery and collection around Greater Manchester and Cheshire. Same day delivery is also available, though, always make sure you send a notice before 12PM to give time for the company to prepare.

Metal waste removal? you can also get your metal wastes valued and exchanged for money.

They claim to be the cheapest hiring service in Manchester, however, prices are not provided on the websites, to provide a fair comparison.

Smullen Area coverage include:

  • Bramhall
  • Cheadle
  • Wythenshawe (full list available on their website)

Additional services include:

  • Battery recycling
  • Scrap metal recycling
  • Waste removal

Contact No.: 0161 672 7414

Email: [email protected]

No.3 – Skip Co Mcr

Skip hire co mcr delivering a skip

Skip Co MCR, a family run business in Greater Manchester with more than 30 years experience in waste and recycling sector. They also specialize in other sectors such as plant hire.

This multi-service company offers a slightly reduced range of skip sizes, with offers of 2 yards, 4 yards, 8 yards and 16 yards skips. However, they provide 3.5 tonne wagons, which are more suitable for tight access jobs.

Eco-Friendly solutions? After your skip is collected, it is taken back to their own waste transfer station, the aim is usually to get above 85% recallability.

Skip Co MCR Area coverage include:

  • Greater Manchester and surrounding areas

Additional services include:

  • Recycling and waste disposal

Contact No.: 0161 788 0077

Email: [email protected] or (get a quote)

No.4 – Skip Hire Manchester (Skip Co Mcr)

Skip Co Mcr, often referred to as 'reliable and efficient' have definitely made a great impact on the community with their response and query answer speeds.

Skip Co Mcr Area coverage include:

  • Bolton
  • Rochdale
  • Salford (full list available on their website)

Additional services include:

  • Asbestos disposal
  • Hazardous waste removal for paint, tyres, gas bottles and fridges. You can read more about recycling on their website.

As well as providing waste removal, skip sizes of 2  yard (Mini skips) to 40 yard skips, for massive industrial projects, are available for both domestic and commercial users.

Hazardous waste? Asbestos removal and other hazardous waste removals are available.

Their prices start from a minimum of £110 (2 yard) to £300 for the 12 yard skip. For Roll on Roll off skips you would need to reach out to the company directly using details provided below.

Contact No.: 0161 737 1111

Email: (not available) or (get a quote)

No.5 — Sale Skip Hire

Sale, established over 10 years ago, offers same day services and serve clients across Manchester and the North West of England.

Area coverage include:

  • Greater Manchester and surrounding areas

Additional services include:

  • Scrap metal recycling for Copper, Aluminium, Brass and Lead Car batteries
  • Ferrous metals such as Steel Radiators, Cookers, Dishwashers and Bikes
  • General waste removal (more options are available on their website)

Same day deliveries are available with this provider. Reach out to the team if you need a skip permit. Unsure? Checkout out our 1-min article: Do you need a skip permit for your next skip hiring?

Sale provides mini (2 yard), midi (4 yard), 6 yard to 8 yard and maxi (12 yard) skips are all available for domestic and commercial hire.

Contact No.: 0161 300 8331

Email: (not available) or (get a quote)