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Swift, Responsible & Efficient Septic Tank and Cesspit Emptying in Northampton

Prompt and efficient service

Cater for all requirements

25+ years in the industry

Responsible, Reliable & Cost-effective Cesspit and Septic Tank  Management

Thistle Tanks has a large fleet of purpose-built vacuum tankers, allowing us to quickly and conveniently empty septic tanks of up to 15,000 litres, before disposing of waste at an authorised waste disposal facility. Our drivers have been emptying septic tanks for decades, so you never have to worry about mess or hassle. Whether we’re collecting your water waste from your house or delivering a series of effluent tanks for your weekend-long event — we will not let you down. We’re one of the leading licenced waste carriers operating in Northamptonshire and across the Midlands, giving our domestic and commercial clients a top-quality service at a competitive rate.

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Why do Northampton Households and Businesses Count on Thistle Tanks For Septic tank and Cesspit Emptying?

  • We’re flexible in our approach, providing one-off jobs and scheduled septic tank emptying in Northampton.
  • We’re highly regarded in the industry with over 25 years of experience emptying all types of effluent tanks.
  • Thistle Tanks is a fully licenced waste carrier — you’ll find us listed on the Environment Agency’s website.
  • Prompt and professional tank emptying in Northants — no mess, or hassle.
  • We cater for jobs of all sizes, including emptying tanks for small households, festivals, corporate events and building sites.
  • We can deliver a next-day service for your tank emptying and welfare unit emptying.
  • With short and long-term effluent tank hire, you can acquire a safe wastewater storage solution.
  • We’ve provided dependable waste storage and emptying solutions for over 1,000 construction sites in the UK.


Request Your Fast & Free Quote Today

If you’d like to learn more about our offering or wish to tell us more about the emptying service you require, please get in touch with our friendly team on 01455 230616. You can also send us a message for your free, no-obligation quotation. We’ll aim to get back in touch with you within 24 hours.

Thistle Tanks has carried out cesspit and septic tank emptying for thousands of households, events and construction sites across Northamptonshire. Our experienced team can deliver one-off or scheduled tank emptying, effluent tank hire and welfare unit emptying, so no job is too big or small. Regular tank emptying is a crucial aspect of maintaining a healthy and efficient waste system, so whether you need next-day cesspit tank emptying for your home in Northamptonshire’s countryside, or require multiple tanks emptied for your construction site’s welfare units, canteens and toilet facilities, we can provide a fast, friendly and efficient service at the most competitive price.

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For Thistle Tanks, no tank is too difficult to empty. Whether you need septic tank emptying/pumping, or a cess pit waste collection arranged at a time that’s right for you, our knowledgeable team utilise the latest technology to deliver an affordable and efficient service every time. To request your free, no-obligation quotation, simply complete our enquiry form below, and we’ll be in touch as soon as possible.