What we collect

We can uplift, recycle and dispose of most types of waste including trade waste, household clearances and business rubbish removal for clients in Edinburgh, East, South and Central Scotland.

Special items that require additional disposal fees will incur a surcharge, please see our Pricing Guide for further info.

What we can't collect

Prohibited items include:

  • Asbestos

  • Biological or medical waste

  • Oil, Petrol, Diesel

  • Raw meat / fish

  • Toxic Substances, noxious chemicals, solvents.

For further info please call send us an email.

Frequently asked questions

If you can't find what you're looking for, send us a quick Ootnote.

Can I or my company pay by invoice?

Yes we can send you an invoice with agreed payment terms or set up an account with you.

Do you do same day waste collection?

Yes, subject to availability, we're open from 7:00 a.m. to book an uplift.

How much can you collect?

As much as you need. Our vans carry 20cu3 each and we are members of waste management sites across Scotland. We collect single items to projects requiring mutliple van loads.

Why is this better than skip hire?

We're cheaper, easier and quicker than skip hire,  provide a team that will load the waste and we collect items that skips will not allow:

  • Plasterboard

  • Electrical equipment (WEEE)

  • Computers, monitors and TVs

  • Fridges and freezers

  • Batteries 

Can you collect and dispose fridges and freezers?

Yes we can. We collect domestic and commercial sized units. Please see our surcharges section for special items that may incur a waste management disposal fee, compliant with SEPA.

Do you uplift mattresses?

Yes we do and with no extra surcharge.

Do I need to be there when you clear waste and uplift items?

No, you can be oot! Where possible we can collect without you being home, if the items are in your e.g. garden, car park, driveway - just as long we have access. 

Are you SEPA licensed and insured?

Yes we are. Our Licensed Waste Carrier number is WCR/R/1150712 and have full public liability insurance.

Are you WEEE compliant?

Yes we are and will collect and dispose of waste, electrical and electronic equipment in compliance with UK Waste Regulations 2013.

What items are prohibited, what CAN'T you collect?

If you're unsure whether you need a consignment note or if your item is hazardous or prohibited, please contact us for help.

Prohibited items include:

  • Asbestos

  • Biological or medical waste

  • Oil, Petrol, Diesel

  • Raw meat / fish

  • Toxic Substances, noxious chemicals, solvents.

Are you open 7 days a week?

We're open 7 days a week from 7:00 AM -7:00 PM throughout the year, closed on Christmas Day.

Do you collect out of hours?

Call or email us today to arrange a special collection, subject to availability.

Which areas do you cover?

Our rubbish collection services are available in Edinburgh, Fife, West Lothian, East Lothian, Stirling and throughout Central Scotland. We can also arrange to collect from locations all over in Scotland in our growing network.

Can you help with flood-damaged households?

We can help by working with you and make you a priority. For emergency removals and responsive waste support, we are a licensed waste carrier and will do our best to make the process as easy as possible.

Can you dismantle items if required?

Subject to notice and work required, yes we can.

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