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Terms Of Hire

Terms of Hire

Contents of a bin or bins hired from Adelaide Mini Bins remains the property of the hirer until such time as the hirer pays Adelaide Mini Bins the full hire charge, if after a reasonable time the hirer has not paid Adelaide Mini Bins the full hire charge then the hirer agrees that Adelaide Mini Bins may empty the bin at the hirer’s site, office or place of residence without further notice.

It is a basic condition of hire that no asbestos based materials or other hazardous material will be placed in a skip bin provided to a hirer by Adelaide Mini Bins. Unless prior arrangement.

If at the time of collection of a skip bin from the hirer’s site or, when a skip bin is tipped out at Adelaide Mini Bins premises having been returned from the hirer’s site the bin is found to contain any asbestos based materials or any other hazardous materials then Adelaide Mini Bins will charge the hirer for any and all costs of disposing of the contaminated contents of the bin and for any remedial services Adelaide Mini Bins has to undertake at it’s premises which are attributable to having a bin returned by a hirer which contains asbestos based materials or other hazardous material.

The Customer will pay Adelaide Mini Bins on or prior to delivery of container unless otherwise arranged when ordering the bin.

In these Terms and Conditions, the following expression will, where the context admits, have the following meaning:

“Equipment” means the equipment described overleaf and all the containers used for the storage of waste material including stationary compaction units, stationary baling units, waste material loading device, tanks, tankers and such other on-site devices as may be specified on the face thereof.

“Customer” means the customer named overleaf. If the customer comprises more then one person, expression includes each of the jointly and severally.

“Service” means the service described overleaf.
Customer’s Obligations:
1. The equipment provided by the contractor is for the storage and collection of non-hazardous waste materials.
2. Customer shall be responsible for the cleanliness and safekeeping of the equipment.
3. Customer shall not overload the equipment, nor use it for incineration purposes, and shall be responsible for any loss or damage.
4. Customer warrants that the bin hired will not contain any hazardous or toxic waste as defined by applicable laws or regulations of the Commonwealth and States and Territories of Australia and that no free flowing liquids or viscous materials shall be deposited by the customer into the equipment.
5. No mechanical means will be used to compact the contents being placed in the equipment.
6. On collection day, the contractor’s vehicle shall have access to the equipment. If the equipment is blocked to prohibit collection, customer will be notified and an additional attempt for collection shall be made by Contractor’s vehicle. Any further attempts made for collection will be classified “extra service” and so duly charged.

7. Payment shall be made by Customer to Adelaide Mini Bins on or prior to delivery via cash , cheque or credit card (visa, mastercard). Payment can be made to the driver at the time of delivery , credit card over the phone or in person at our office at 158 Frederick Street, Welland (prior to delivery).

8. A surcharge of $20 per mattress will apply when placed in any of our bins. 


We recognise the importance of privacy protection. Our policy for dealing with any personal information that you might disclose to us while visiting this website is explained below.

The type of personal information that we collect from you will depend on how you use our website. You can be certain that the information we receive about you will be treated as strictly confidential.

The personal information that we collect on you when you use our public site

We do not collect or use any personal information on visitors to our website, through the use of “cookies” or other software or hardware techniques.

We look at the number of hits the site receives and keep track of the domains from which this site is accessed.

To determine what our users are interested in, we may also look at the top 20 search words used in connecting you to this site.

If you log onto the website and read or download information our Internet Service Provider/Hosting Provider, will record your server address, domain name, the date and time of your visit to our site, the pages viewed and the information downloaded. This information is used for statistical and web site development purposes only.

The information collected will be used to send you e-mails when content relevant to your areas of interest are added to the site. The information may also be used to inform you of any forthcoming event that might be of interest to you.

The circumstances under which we disclose information about you

It is our policy not to sell or pass on any personal information that you may have provided to us unless we have your express consent to do so. An exception to this is where we may be required by law to disclose certain information.

How we handle emails

We will preserve the contents of any e-mail message that you send us if we believe that we have a legal requirement to do so.

What to do if you believe the information we hold about you is inaccurate

If you believe that any information that we hold about you is inaccurate or out of date, please contact us and we will review the relevant information.

How to contact us if you wish to discuss this policy:
All our contact details including mailing address and phone numbers are list on the “Contact Us” page on this website. You may also use the form on the same page to contact us by email.

If you wish to discuss any aspect of this policy please contact us.
The information provided on this website is for use of a general nature only and is not intended to be relied upon as, nor to be a substitute for, specific professional advice. No responsibility for loss occasioned to any persons acting on or refraining from action as a result of any material in this publication can be accepted.
Any offers made by or contained within this website are done so as an “invitation to treat” and would be subject to a formal agreement being entered into between the customer and Adelaide Mini Bins.