20ft Shipping Containers For Sale or Hire

When you think of a shipping container, you most likely imagine a cargo ship stacked high, full of colourful metal boxes. This is the most common use for shipping containers – but they’re actually even more versatile than many people would expect.

Shipping containers can be hired or purchased for personal use. They are great to use when decluttering your home, office or when relocating. A moderately sized 20ft shipping container is an ideal choice for permanent or temporary storage needs. You could use yours to hold:

  • Farm equipment
  • Garden tools & materials
  • Bikes, boats or other large vehicles
  • The entire contents of an average-sized 3-bedroom home
  • General storage
  • Or anything else you can think of!

Besides general storage and transportation of goods – shipping containers can be used in many innovative ways. They are commonly recognised as multifaceted B2B solution today. Shipping containers are now used for business ventures such as coffee shops, restaurants and bistros. They are a great option for those who are looking for a portable pop-up business option. Shipping containers can easily be transported between locations. They are now being used as office spaces, air bnbs and even as tiny homes.

If you’re looking to buy a shopping container to store away precious valuable items that require extra space – then you’ve come to the right place. Whether you need a temporary fix or a permanent storage solution; our friendly staff will kindly suggest a solution that’s right for you and is within your price range.

Our team will help you find the container that’s right for you.

Here at Containerco, we have a range of different sizes available in our shipping container range. Finding the right size container for your needs can be challenging, but not to worry. Our team of experts will be happy to talk through your options. Whether you need a 20- or 40ft container; you’ll be guaranteed competitive prices with our range of second-hand shipping containers, high cube shipping containers, dry, and new shipping containers to buy or hire.

Relocating? We’ve got you covered.

If you need assistance moving across the ditch we can help you. We deliver shipping containers throughout Australia including in Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne and Sydney; but it doesn’t stop there. We are happy to assist you with your international transit. If you’re wanting a stress-free, seamless move – check out our transit times and prices, or speak with our team on 1300 570 891.

Buy a new or used 20ft shipping container today

With both new and used 20ft shipping containers available, we guarantee to find a  price within your budget. All containers are waterproof to guarantee your items will be kept dry and in great condition. They also are fitted with locking doors for extra security. You can relax knowing that your belongings are safe in a Containerco shipping container.


Tare Weight: 2,155kg (or 2,320kg for high cubes)
External length: 6.05m
External width: 2.44m
External height: 2.59m (or 2.89m for high cubes)
Internal length: 5.89m
Internal width: 2.35m
Internal height: 2.39m (or 2.69m for high cubes)
Capacity: 33.2m3
Payload: 28 325kg (approx.)


  • High-quality steel construction with corrugated walls.
  • Heavy duty marine flooring.
  • Doors that open the whole 270 degrees.
  • Multiple lashing points for securing cargo.
  • Forklift pockets for easy transportation.
We have both new and used 20ft shipping containers available, which means there’s sure to be a price point to suit your budget. They’re guaranteed to be vermin and waterproof, plus come with locking doors. Your items will be kept safe and secure in great condition for as long as you need.

Call us on 1300 570 891 or use our quote form for a free quote today.

Tell us about your preferred size, colours or prices and we will match you with the perfect container to suit your needs.

20FT Shipping Containers Example:

20ft shipping container