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Skip Hire Services Leicester


Wastecycle is the first choice for skip hire in Leicester. We pride ourselves on providing our Leicester customers with the right skip, at the right price and on time.

Which skip size is right for me?

If you’re not sure what size or type of skip you require then one of our friendly skip hire experts will be able to advise you.

Mini skips

Good for: Small DIY projects, household waste, garden waste.
Dimensions (Approx): Height: 0.97m; Length: 1.83m; Width: 1.29m.
Capacity (Approx): 0.76 – 1.5 cubic metres, or up to 35 large bin bags.

Midi skips

Good for: Almost any household or garden waste removal project. Can be placed on your driveway, but you’ll need a permit if you want to place it on your road.
Dimensions (approx): Height: 1.22m; Length: 2.60m; Width: 1.52m.
Capacity (approx): 2.5 – 3.5 cubic metres, or up to 45 large bin bags.

Builder’s skips

Good For: Inert waste like sand, drywall, and concrete. Builder’s skips are also widely used by the construction industry for house and garden clearances.
Dimensions (approx): Height: 1.22m; Length: 3.66m; Width: 1.66m.
Capacity (approx): 4.6 – 6.1 cubic metres, or up to 85 large bin bags.

Where Do We Deliver in Leicester?

If the location you need a skip for has an LE postcode then Wastecycle can deliver! Below is an overview of the areas in Leicestershire that we deliver to:

LE1: City Centre
LE2: Oadby, Knighton, Highfields, Aylestone, Glen Parva, Stoughton, Little Stretton
LE3: Braunstone, Glenfield, New Parks, Groby Road, Leicester Forest East, Westcoates
LE4: Beaumont Leys, Belgrave, Birstall, Thurmaston
LE5: Hamilton, Thurnby Lodge, Evington
LE6: Ratby, Groby, Newton Linford
LE7: Scraptoft, Antsey, Billesdon, Gaddesby, Hungarton, Rearsby, Tilton on the Hill, Tugby, Cropston, Thurcaston, Rothley, Barkby, Syston, Wanlip
LE8: Blaby Great Glen, Fleckney, Kibworth, Peatling Magna, Counteshorpe, Whetstone
LE9: Kirby Muxlowe, Stoney Stanton, Cosby, Huncote, Croft, Desford, Newbold Verdon, Kirby Mallory, Eal Shilton, Barwell, Sapcote, Thurlaston
LE10: Hinkley, Burbage, Wolvey, Sharnford, Aston Flamville, Copston Magna
LE11: Loughborough LE12: Easte Leake, West Leake, Sutton Bonnington, Long Whatton, Shepshed, Barrow-upon-soar, Wymeswold
LE13: Melton Mowbary
LE14: Ashby Folville, Brooksby, Harby, Hickling, Ragdale, Rotherby, Somerby
LE15: Oakham
LE16: Market Harborough
LE17: Lutterworth
LE18: Wigston
LE19: Narborough, Enderby, Litlethorpe
LE65: Ashby-de-la-Zouch
LE67: Coalville, Ibstock

We Care About Leicestershire

Wastecycle is committed to protecting the Leicestershire environment and as such hiring a skip from us means you can be happy knowing you’re doing your bit for the environment as over 98% of the waste we receive will be recycled and recovered.

Not based in Leicestershire? We also fulfill skip hire requests for Nottingham and Derby too.

What is included in the skip hire price?

  • Delivery
  • One week rental (though longer term hires can be arranged)
  • Collection
  • Recycling of waste at our licensed facilities

Not sure which size skip you need to hire?

Just give us a call on 0116 275 2166 or speak to us on the live chat and one of our helpful skip hire staff will be able to advise you.

Do you need a permit to hire a skip in Leicester?

Only if you plan to place the skip you hire on a road. If your skip will be on a road you will need a permit from Leicester City Council or Leicestershire County Council. Wastecycle take care of all this though, so you don’t need to worry.

What can I put in my skip?

For safety reasons, some items can’t be collected in any of our skips, a full list can be found here. We are able to offer special collections for these items, contact us for more information.


Not in Leicestershire?

No problem! We offer skip hire across the whole of the UK. Instant online quotes and online ordering are available.

Wesley Street
Leicester LE4 5PF

Enviro Building
Private Road 4
Colwick Industrial Estate
Nottingham NG4 2JT

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