What shipping container grades are available?

Various grades are available, we can discuss the options available with you and provide you with the most suitable container based on the contents you intend to store and budget.

What process is involved with hiring a shipping container?

It’s a simple process involved, firstly we must determine the following

  • Container size required
  • Hire term
  • Delivery location (unless you’ve got your own transport)

From here we would send rental agreement, terms and conditions and invoice for you to complete and send back, once this is done we would either arrange delivery or if you’ve got your own transport release details to collect container.

How do we determine what size shipping container to purchase?

This would depend on the contents you intend to store, a 20ft shipping container is approximately the size of a single garage and you can usually store an average 3 bedroom house.
If your ensure please call or email our friendly staff who are more than willing to assist

Do we need a council permit or approval to store a shipping container on our property?

We would suggest you contact your local council as rule and regulations vary from town to town.

Do Affordable Containers Offer Shipping Container Modifications?

Yes we do offer modification services ranging from lock boxes to windows and insulation.
Feel Free to contact our friendly team with your requirements.

What Transport Options do you have available?

We have a few transport options available. Tilt Tray Truck which slides containers off at rear and can be used for 20ft and 40ft shipping containers,

Hiab Crane Truck is used for 20ft shipping containers and can position containers on different angles and over fences or other objects up to 2 meters high

Side-loader truck is used to deliver either 20ft or 40ft containers, truck unloads containers to drivers side.

Do you offer a Self-Pack Removal Service?

Yes we do offer a self-pack removal service, we would supply you with a suitable size shipping container to your property allowing you to pack at your on pace, once you’ve completed packing we would collect container and deliver to your next location. Substantial savings $$ can be made with this option, ask us how on 1300 22 66 82

Can you provide insurance on your removal service?

No but we can provide you with contact details for an insurance company who specialise in this type of cover

What payment option do you offer if I wanted to purchase or hire a shipping container?

Payment options available are Direct Deposit or Bank Transfer, Credit Card Visa or Master (1.5% surcharge), Cash or Cheques.

What locations can I purchase a Shipping Container?

We have depot locations scattered around Australia and can cover majority of areas with our ever reliable network of transport providers

1300 ACONTAINERS 1300 22 66 82
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