If you have any other questions, don't hesitate to call us.
Questions about delivery
How is a shipping container delivered? How a shipping container is delivered will depend on a few factors. Access, clearance and placement, feel free to give us a call to discuss your options.
How much is delivery? Delivery prices will depend on the location of the delivery and also the truck that is required for delivery. Please contact one of our staff who will be more than happy to discuss your options with you.
How long does delivery take? Delivery begins once full payment is received, unless specified otherwise. Delivery times vary based on location, ranging from same-day to an average of 1-2 weeks. If you have a specific delivery deadline, please inform us in advance.
Questions about hires
How much does it cost to hire a shipping container? Prices for container hire will vary depending on a variety of factors, but luckily we have an article talking about this exact topic: Shipping Container Hire Prices
Is there a minimum or maximum hire period? Our minimum term is 4 weeks, we don't have any lock in contracts or exit fees, you can hire the container for as long as you need it.
What are the costs involved in hiring a container? Upfront we charge delivery, collection and the first four weeks hire. Moving forward we issue invoices every four weeks until you are finished with the container, give us a call to discuss further.
What is the turnaround time to have a hire container delivered? We can get everything set up rather quickly, give us a call to discuss
Can we relocate a hire container? Yes, we often relocate loaded containers, give us a call to go over your options.
Can we hire a container with the option to buy? Yes we do have those options. Please call us so we can discuss these options and also email you further information.
Do you offer onsite storage for my container? Currently, ABC Shipping Containers does not offer onsite storage as we are primarily focused on container rental and delivery. However, we're diligently working towards providing storage yard services in the future. In the meantime, please contact us for recommendations of trusted local storage businesses.
Can I modify my hire container? Yes, ABC provides a variety of containers, including some modified options for hire. However, we kindly request that you refrain from making any alterations to your hired container unless you have explicit permission from your sales representative.
What if I'm hiring a container for relocation? Relocating with a hired container is permissible, but we require knowledge of this at the point of initial enquiry, including the intended new address. Please ensure ABC is informed about the container's location both prior to and after the move.
Are the containers watertight? We inspect all of our shipping containers before they are delivered to ensure they are watertight
Do I need council permission? Every council has different rules when it comes to shipping containers, we recommend contacting your local council to find out prior to purchasing or hiring a container.
Where can I view the containers? We have depots all around Australia, Let us know where you are located so we can let you know where your closest depot is to visit.
How do I purchase a container? To purchase a container, simply reach out to our sales team for assistance. Once you've chosen a container, we'll send an invoice via email. Payments can be made via EFT, Credit Card, or cash. Note: Credit Card payments may include surcharges.