About Us


Compare and Hire showcases plant & equipment from leading suppliers all over Australia.

Our website was built to give customers an easy hiring experience, with an extensive range of high-quality equipment from established hire companies. Whether you are working on a small job or on the largest civil infrastructure and commercial construction projects across Australia we have got you covered.

We have challenged industry convention with the first comparison marketplace in the hire industry. We have enabled all hire companies to showcase their plant & equipment with prices listed, giving instant quotes making it easier for customers to benefit. Simply search, compare and hire.

Our position is to represent the Australian Hire and Rental Industry and bring fairness and transparency for the customers working on projects across Australia. With more than 1000 companies listed across Australia you will always find what you need.

No need to call! You can now hire with a few clicks 24/7. All prices listed are determined by the hire company, we charge ZERO trailing commission. Our delivery calculator is powered by Google, which calculates from the hire company to the delivery location and return. Each quote takes into account daily rates (including discounts for long term hire), flat rate transport cost and extra km’s surcharge.

You can be sure that you will receive fully serviced and maintained plant & equipment. All our suppliers provide a guarantee of professional service meeting Australian safety standards.

We work with quality suppliers with the best plant & equipment on the market. With over 2500 items listed in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Hobart and Canberra you can easily find what you need.

If your business needs a scissor lift, boom lift, manlift, forklift, excavator, skid steer, compressor or generator you’re at the right spot. If you need to hire special equipment you can use our directory with over 1000 hire companies listed. Either way we have got you covered.

Our customer service team is there to help with any enquires. We are committed to providing the best customer experience. We are constantly trying to improve our service, if there is something you think we can improve on please let us know. All enquires can be submitted to [email protected]