Skip Size Calculator

What size skip do you need?

Use our simple skip size calculator to get a recommended skip based on your needs.

Need to hire a skip but unsure what size skip you need? No matter the size of your project we can give you a recommendation based on an estimated number of rubbish bags you expect to be disposing of. 

Here is a list of the skips you can hire from Fletchers Waste Management with detailed information on their overall size and a guide on how many rubbish bags they generally hold.

If you’re still unsure simply scroll down to the calculator below, put in the estimated number of rubbish bags you will need to dispose of and our handy skip size calculator will recommend the skip for you.

Skip Sizes

SkipDimensionsVolumeCapacity
Midi Skip(4yd)Width: 5'6" (1.71m) Height: 4' (1.22m) Length: 6'6" (2.01m)4 Cubic Yards40 Rubbish Bags
Midi Skip(6yd)Width: 4'6" (1.37m) Height: 3'2" (0.96m) Length: 9'5" (2.87m)6 Cubic Yards50 Rubbish Bags
Builder's Skip(8yd)Width: 5'6" (1.71m) Height: 4' (1.22m) Length: 10'6" (3.23m)8 Cubic Yards60 Rubbish Bags
Maxi Skip(10yd)Width: 5'6" (1.67m) Height: 4'8" (1.42m) Length: 10'9" (3.27m)10 Cubic Yards70 Rubbish Bags
Maxi Skip(12yd)Width: 5'6" (1.67m) Height: 5'6" (1.67m) Length: 12'6" (3.81m)12 Cubic Yards80 Rubbish Bags
Maxi Skip(14yd)Width: 5'6" (1.67m) Height: 5'11" (1.81m) Length: 13'5 (3.84m)14 Cubic Yards90 Rubbish Bags
Maxi Skip(16yd)Width: 5'6" (1.67m) Height: 6'5" (1.98m) Length: 13'5" (4.11m)16 Cubic Yards100 Rubbish Bags
Roll-On Roll-Off Skip(20yd)Width: 6' (1.84m) Height: 6'5" (2m) Length: 13'8" (4.2m)20 Cubic Yards120 Rubbish Bags
Roll-On Roll-Off Skip(40yd)Width: 7'10" (2.4m) Height: 8'7" (2.6m) Length: 20' (6.1m)40 Cubic Yards150 Rubbish Bags

Skip Size Calculator

Pop in the number of rubbish bags you think you will need to get rid of and our handy calculator will suggest the most suitable skip for your project.

Skip Size Calculator

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Midi Skip

Midi Skip (4yd)

Width: 5'6" (1.71m)
Height: 4' (1.22m)
Length: 6'6" (2.01m)

From: £120.83
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Midi Skip

Midi Skip (6yd)

Width: 4'6" (1.37m)
Height: 3'2" (0.96m)
Length: 9'5" (2.87m)

From: £162.50
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Builder's Skip

Builder's Skip (8yd)

Width: 5'6" (1.71m)
Height: 4' (1.22m)
Length: 10'6" (3.23m)

From: £200.00
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Maxi Skip

Maxi Skip (10yd)

Width: 5'6" (1.67m)
Height: 4'8" (1.42m)
Length: 10'9" (3.27m)

From: £229.17
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Maxi Skip

Maxi Skip (12yd)

Width: 5'6" (1.67m)
Height: 5'6" (1.67m)
Length: 12'6" (3.81m)

From: £258.33
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Maxi Skip

Maxi Skip (14yd)

Width: 5'6" (1.67m)
Height: 5'11" (1.81m)
Length: 13'5 (3.84m)

From: £279.17
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Maxi Skip

Maxi Skip (16yd)

Width: 5'6" (1.67m)
Height: 6'5" (1.98m)
Length: 13'5" (4.11m)

From: £329.17
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Roll-On Roll-Off Skip

Roll-On Roll-Off Skip (20yd)

Width: 6' (1.84m)
Height: 6'5" (2m)
Length: 13'8" (4.2m)

From: TBA
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Roll-On Roll-Off Skip

Roll-On Roll-Off Skip (40yd)

Width: 7'10" (2.4m)
Height: 8'7" (2.6m)
Length: 20' (6.1m)

From: TBA
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