DIY waste to get rid of? Then the HIPPOBAG is for you!

Flexible, reliable and responsible rubbish removal 

What are these big, yellow HIPPOBAGs?

HIPPOBAGs revolutionised the UK waste industry over 15 years ago and they continue to appear in streets across Britain. Over one million customers have used them to get rid of all types of DIY waste from old kitchens, bathrooms, tiles, timber, soil and rubble: you name it and we’ve collected it.

Why HIPPOBAGs are ideal for any DIY project

  • Tackle DIY projects from small to large knowing there’s a HIPPOBAG for you
  • We’re happy to take your heavy waste in all our bag sizes
  • Use the bag when you’re ready – they come flat-packed
  • Relax, you've got 6 months to fill your HIPPOBAG and book your collection
  • We’ll take it away when you’re out – unless you want to take the day off to watch!

Our 5-star HIPPOBAG collection service is a quick, cost-effective and convenient DIY rubbish removal solution. Simply select one of our strong, sturdy (and very yellow) HIPPOBAGs from our three available sizes, fill it with your DIY rubbish, give us a call and we’ll take it off your hands.

Here's what our customers use our bags for

See for yourself how much our customers can fit into their HIPPOBAGs
  • Heavy waste such as rubble or soil
  • Garden clearances
  • An entire bathroom rip-out, yes, even including the bath
  • An entire kitchen rip-out including all of the units, worktops and more
  • Large clear-outs or home-moves which include lots of waste.


MIDIBAG(L)90cm x (W)90cm x (H)90cm, Weight allowance: 1 tonnes 

MEGABAG(L)180cm x (W)90cm x (H)70cm, Weight allowance: 1.5 tonnes

HIPPOSKIP(L)210cm x (W)165cm x (H)100cm, Weight allowance: 1.5 tonnes

How it works

It couldn’t be simpler: choose a super strong HIPPOBAG from our range, put it in a convenient spot (if in doubt where – just ask!), fill it with rubbish, even the heavy stuff, give us a call and we’ll take it away in minutes. That's it!


Buy it

Order online from HIPPO now and we aim to deliver to your home the next working day: you can also get your pre-paid collection code at the same time. Alternatively, you can buy HIPPOBAGs online from all the great DIY stores.



Fill it

Take your time, our HIPPOBAGs are flat-packed for easy storage, ready to fill, whenever you want. Don’t forget that, unlike some other waste companies, we’re happy to take your heavy waste: soil, rubble and bricks are no problem!



Book it

When you’re ready for us to take it away, book a collection either using your pre-paid collection code or if you don’t have one, you can buy your collection online. Or, just give our friendly team a call.



We collect

Contact free collection and thanks to our brilliant team of HIPPO drivers we’ll be there as quickly as we can

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