Frequently Asked Questions

Our customers sometimes have a lot of questions, we have complied a list of the most frequently asked questions and answers for you to read. If you have any questions that are still unanswered please feel free to contact us on 1800 CRATE HIRE (272 834).

Who is Premier Crate Hire?

Premier Crate Hire is a friendly team of professional with the products and the know-how to make your next move smooth and easy.

Premier Crate Hire were the pioneers in introducing removalist crates for Australian corporate moves, and crates have been enthusiastically received by removalists and their clients ever since. Used for decades in the UK and USA crates can now make moving easier here in Australia.

Premier Crate Hire are a wholly owned and operated Australian company based in Sydney, comprising a friendly team of dedicated professionals who care about making your next move smooth and easy. With over 100 years of removalist experience we understand how to make moving less stressful for everyone… the answer is crates!

We don’t offer a removalist or packing service but we can recommend a reputable company who does.

What Do We Do?

We take the stress out of moving!

We bring the crates to you and take them away when you’re finished, no storage, no rubbish to remove – easy!

You can hire: small crates, large crates and skates.
You can buy: protective paper and bubble wrap, labels and security seals.

When Can You Deliver?

Our hours are designed for your convenience:
Standard delivery is available 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday.
After hours deliveries and collections can be arranged also.

48 hours notice is preferred however we can deliver within 24 hours if necessary.

Crate hire is calculated daily (Minimum 7 days) and you can keep the crates as long as you need them.

Where Do You Delivery to?

We deliver to your desk!

Our standard deliveries are within the Sydney metro region bordered by Helensburgh, Minto, Penrith, Windsor, Mt Ku-Ring-Gai & Palm Beach.

Delivery can be arranged outside these areas – contact us for a quote.

Why Use Premier Crate Hire?

Moving with crates SAVES time, SAVES money, SAVES stress and makes moving a lot easier.

Crates are:

  • Cost effective
  • Secure
  • Strong and weatherproof
  • Pack and stack
  • No lifting – crates move with ease on skates
  • Ready to use
  • Environmentally friendly

PLUS we deliver the crates to your door and remove them when you are finished – simple and convenient.

Smooth your next move with Premier Crate Hire and SAVE.

How Much is Delivery?

Prices depend on quantities needed and length of hire. Click on Instant Quote for a tailored price to suit your move.

Standard residential delivery $49 each way
Out of hours $95 each way

How Many Crates Do I Need?

Click on Calculator to work out how many crates you need. It is always a good idea to add in a few extra crates rather than run short and pay for a second delivery.

How Do I Hire?

Use our simple online ordering system, starting with Residential or Commercial and proceeding through the order process. If you are not sure how many of each item you will need simply visit our Calculator page.

Alternatively call 1800 CRATE HIRE (272 834) and one of our helpful staff will take your order.

What Payment Do you Accept?

We accept all major credit cards; through our online gateway supplied by eWay.

You can pay on-line, over the phone or to our staff.

Full payment is required at time of booking.