The Hirer/Agent shall be responsible for the compliance with the provisions of sections 3(1), 3(2), 4(2), 6(1) and 6(4) of the Litter Pollution Act 1997 during the period of hire and will indemnify the company against all fines, costs and expenses howsoever arising by reason of the breach or non-observance of all or any such provisions howsoever arising i.e. it is the Hirer's responsibility to ensure that the contents of the skip is not loaded above water level or in a manner which is likely to give rise to litter. This responsibility remains with the Hirer until such time as the company removes the skip. Do not accept delivery of a skip if you are unwilling to accept this responsibility.

It is the Hirer's responsibility to ensure that no Fridges, Freezers, Microwaves, Asbestos or other Hazardous Materials i.e. empty paint cans, empty gas cylinders etc. are placed in the Skip without incurring additional charges and without prior arrangement. Please see below the materials the company does and does not accept. Failure to adhere to these materials may result in the non collection of the skip and/or penalty charges.

The Company also holds the Hirer or their agent responsible to ensure that the skip is clearly visible during the hours of darkness and complies with any local authority bye laws/regulations which may be applicable to their relevant area. This includes the placing of cones or lights on or adjacent to the skip when on highways or in areas of poor visibility.

Hire period is for a maximum of 7 days unless otherwise agreed and not withstanding the foregoing it may take longer for the Company to collect the skip. Should this be the case there are no additional costs to the Hirer, however the contractual agreement and its conditions remains in place until such time as the skip has been removed. The hiring period may be terminated on the instructions of a member of An Garda Siochana or any other authorised official. The Company will not reimburse the Hirer/Client for any losses incurred in such an event. Please satisfy yourself that your household insurance extends to cover your liabilities in this matter.

The Hirer is responsible for obtaining and maintaining any permits required for skips being dropped on double yellow line, pre-paid parking areas, loading bays or other restricted areas. Permits can be obtained from the appropriate local authority.

The Hirer must not relocate a skip from the area to which it was delivered. If the skip was delivered on public property, it is the Hirers responsibility to ensure the area is safe and have adequate lighting.

The Hirer must ensure the skip is loaded both safely and securely. The company reserves the right to refuse collection if they deem the skip unsafe for transport.

All skips remain the property of All Away Recycling. Any damage to the skip whilst on hire will be the responsibility of the Hirer.

Materials We Accept Materials We Do Not Accept
General Household Asbestos
Commercial/Industrial Batteries
Construction/Demolition Chemical Waste
Cardboard/Paper/Plastics Hazardous Waste
Stone/Clay/Soil Waste Oils/Paints/Inks
Garden/Green Waste Black Bin/Bag Waste