Frequently Asked Questions

What does a Throw n’ Tow cost?. . .

A Throw n’ Tow trailer costs $255 incl GST. This includes 48 Hour (2-day) weekday hire with FREE drop-off and pick-up. Or you can book a Weekend Special: Drop off Friday, pick up Monday.

What waste can I put in a Throw n’ Tow?. . .

Please see WASTE TYPES.

How much rubbish can Throw n’ Tow hold?. . .

The maximum load limit for a Trailer Bin is 500kgs. The Hirer must not exceed this. Bins are weighed before they are emptied. If the load is more than 500kgs, then additional charges may apply. The additional charge is $26 per 100kg (26c per Kg) or part thereof on any amount over 500Kgs.

What is the capacity of Throw n’ Tow?. . .

Each Throw n’ Tow trailer bin has a 3m3 capacity. This is equivalent to approximately 12 wheelie bins or three standard trailers. Internal dimensions of the bin are 1800mm wide x 1420mm deep.

How big is a Throw n’ Tow trailer?. . .

Each Throw n’ Tow trailer is 2300mm wide by 1960mm high.

Why choose Tow n’ Throw over a regular skip?. . .

Because the Throw n’ Tow is on a trailer, we can get it into tight spaces that regular skip bins can’t, including underground carparks.

Is Throw n’ Tow lockable?. . .

Yes, you can lock Throw n’ Tow to prevent strangers dumping waste in your bin.

Can I leave Throw n’ Tow on the road?. . .

As Throw n’ Tow a registered trailer, Throw n’ Tow can be left on the road.

Is the rubbish recycled?. . .

Yes. Where possible, all rubbish is recycled.

Will Throw n’ Tow damage my driveway?. . .

Unlike regular skips, which are very heavy, Throw n’ Tow sits on a trailer and won't damage the ground (i.e. the driveway) like heavy skips can.

What's Throw n' Tow's area of coverage?. . .

We cover most of Greater Auckland. The price covers anywhere within 50km of Manukau City by road. As a guide, 50km includes Albany, Waiuku, Pukekohe, Kumeu, Beachlands and everywhere in between. We can deliver outside this area by arrangement. Cost is $2 per km over the 50km distance. Learn more >>