Here at Ely Skip Hire, we have offered affordable skip hire in Bury St Edmunds, or Bury for short, for over 35 years. From same day skip deliveries to local aggregate suppliers, we are the go-to choice for your waste removal and building projects needs. We pride ourselves on our no-fuss service, making the process as easy, quick and reliable as possible.

Call us on 01353 649770 or click below for your free quote.

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Established in 1985, we have over 35 years of experience as registered waste carriers and recycle 95% of our waste. Our aim is to make hiring a skip a quick, no-fuss experience for all involved whilst remaining environmentally friendly. Whether it’s your first time hiring a skip and need advice throughout the process, such as choosing the best skip size for domestic waste and securing a road permit, or you’re looking for quick, reliable skip hire to kickstart your commercial project – Ely Skip Hire can help.

Often you won’t know you need a skip until short notice, which is why we can almost always get our skips out to you on the same day you enquire. If this isn’t possible, rest assured we will get it to you the next morning.

  • Mini

Sizes 2 yards, 3 yards or 4 yards.

  • Builder’s

Sizes 6 yards or 8 yards.

  • Large

Sizes 10 yards, 12 yards, 16 yards and 23 yards.


No matter the size skip you require, as registered waste carriers, we will recycle around 95% of all waste. This includes reusing materials that are in good shape or sending off suitable materials to the recycling centre.

Of course, we follow all the current regulations required for waste removal, ensuring our service is focused on reliability, trust and eco-friendly practices. If you’re based in Bury St Edmunds and are looking for domestic or commercial skip hire, look no further. For more information, call 01353649770 or fill out our quick and easy form.

Short on time? No problem. We offer a 30 minute wait and load skip service. As simple as it sounds, we’ll drop your skip off and wait while it’s loaded. After 30 minutes, or whenever you’re finished, we’ll take it away to be professionally disposed of and recycled.

Call us on 01353649770 to arrange your wait and load skip service.

Why choose Ely Skip Hire?

Registered waste carriers

95% of waste recycled

Road permit arrangement

Wait and load service

Same or next day service

Est. over 35 years

Areas We Cover

We are based in Ely, however we cover a range of locations across Cambridgeshire and Suffolk. With a large range of skips and vans, and a friendly, reliable team, we’re the number one choice for skip and aggregate providers.

We often supply skips to:

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I hire a skip?

All you have to do is call us or fill out our quote form with your general location and what size skip you require. Don’t worry if you’re not sure, we can discuss this with you to find the best size. We’ll then provide you with a competitive quote and, if you’re happy, we will deliver your skip on the same day, next day or your chosen date. Once it’s filled, we’ll pick it up and send it off for recycling and disposal.

Is there anything I can’t put in a skip?

Following current legislation, please don’t put in televisions, fridges, car tyres, gas cylinders, plasterboard, computer monitors, freezers, car batteries or fluorescent tubes. For more information, visit our prohibited waste page.

Do you offer shop fitting waste removal services?

Yes! We’ve helped many businesses and restaurants dispose of waste created from shop fittings. Read more about waste removal Cambridge & Cambridgeshire and call us to discuss your requirements.