Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I hire a shipping container from?

Royal Wolf specialises in shipping containers for hire and sale of new, used and modified storage and shipping containers. We have 22 Customer Service Centres located throughout Australia including shipping containers in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Adelaide, shipping containers Darwin and Tasmania. To locate your nearest location, visit our page:

How are shipping containers delivered?

There are 3 different transport options when deciding on the best method of delivery your shipping container. We can often deliver within 24 hours of ordering. Delivery time depends on product availability, the number of storage containers you need, what kind of accessories or modifications you may require and your location. For shipping container delivery information, view our delivery page:

What if I don't need my rented container anymore?

Simply contact your closest Royal Wolf branch. We will arrange prompt pick-up from your specified location.

How will I be invoiced for my rented container(s)?

Customers are invoiced monthly. Payment can be made by credit card or direct debit.

How do I pay if I purchase a storage container?

Payment is required at the time of delivery or pick-up. Means of payment include cheque, cash, direct credit or by EFT (Visa, Mastercard, Bankcard, Amex).

What size are Royal Wolf storage containers?

Our standard containers are available in 4 lengths; 8?, 10?, 20? and 40?. Alternate sizes can be custom-built to your exact specifications.

How secure are Royal Wolf containers?

Royal Wolf containers are built tough from heavy gauge corrosion resistant steel. Most containers are fully lockable, wind, water and vermin proof. For additional security we can fit our special Lock Box system that further protects your container’s contents. In addition, window guards can be installed on any of our accommodation and site-office units.

Do I need council permission?

Each council has its own rulings on shipping containers therefore it is recommended that you give your local council a call before making a purchase or committing to a hire.

Do Royal Wolf have any Safety Information when hire or buying a Shipping Container?

At Royal Wolf we pride ourselves in providing quality products and the highest level of safety experience and advice during and after your transaction. For all shipping container safety information, visit our page:

What purchase options do Royal Wolf offer?

Containers are available for purchase with almost any container available for short or long term hire.

If I purchase a container from Royal Wolf, will I be able to sell it back to Royal Wolf at a later date?

Yes, Royal Wolf operates a buy back program. We will buy back your container subject to market value at the time and transport costs to collect the container.

Can Royal Wolf create customised modifications?

Yes. At Royal Wolf a container is not just a module that has four sides, a base and a roof – it is considered a frame and what can be added to that frame depends on the application. Speak to our team about your ideas and let us work together to create a unique container modification for you.