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Community Skips were removed by Shetland Islands Council from April 2013 due to financial cutbacks and this service will no longer be available for bulky waste.

Please note - large items that will fit into a black refuse sack will be uplifted by the weekly refuse collection in the isles.

Please contact SIC Environmental Services for further information and advise on collection of bulky household waste.



Large scrap metal/white goods/vehicles/fencing wire/bale wrap/aluminium cans
 - Contact Shetland Amenity Trust for collection – 01595 694688


Clothing/Bric-a-Brac/Books etc
 - Yell for Cancer Support (local voluntary charity shop), Aywick Business Centre

 - Mid Yell School (clothes bank in aid of school funds)


Inkjet Cartridges
 - Not currently available on Yell 


Bottle & Can Banks

  - Cullivoe Hall

  -  Mid Yell Hall 

  -  Ulsta Ferry Terminal 

  -  Burravoe Hall (bottles only)


Domestic Batteries

   -  Aywick Shop, East Yell

   -  RS Henderson, Cullivoe

   - Burravoe School 

   - Ulsta Shop


Vehicle Waste Oil

  -  Colvister Quarry

(Domestic waste oil and vehicle batteries should be
  taken directly to Rova Head, Lerwick)


For further details on recycling contact
 Shetland Islands Council  - 01595 744800

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