When carrying out building or maintenance work on any part of a property it may be necessary to use a skip.
Where possible a skip should be placed on land within the property boundary. In some locations this will not be possible and the Council may be able to give permission to place the skip on the road. Permission will only be granted to the skip operator.
Before permission is given the Council will consider all aspects including safety and disruption to other road users. If it is not possible to give permission for the requested location the Council will try to identify an alternative as close as possible.
Skips placed on the highway will need to comply with the requirements of the Council. This includes:
Please use the links on the right of this page to apply or exchange information.
Alternatively, please use the contact details on the right of this page to request an application pack.
It is in the public interest that Powys County Council must process your application before it can be granted. If you have not heard from Powys County Council within 7 calendar days of submitting your request., please contact us. You can do this using the contact details to the right of this page.
If you applied through the UK Welcomes service, you can also use this link.
Please contact Powys County Council in the first instance, using the contact details to the right of this page.
We would always advise that in the event of a complaint the first contact is made with the trader by you - preferably in the form a letter (with proof of delivery). If that has not worked, if you are located in the UK, Consumer Direct will give you advice. From outside the UK contact the UK European Consumer Centre.
If your company disposes of waste callected in skips, you will need a waste carrier's licence. Please use the links below for further information or to register:
There are contact details available in a number of locations for this Service. Please select your nearest town:
Telephone: 0845 602 7035
Fax: 01597 827276
Local and Environmental Services
The links below take you to another website which processes these applications on behalf of Powys County Council.