Small Shipping Containers for Sale and Hire

Small Shipping Containers serve as a versatile size solution for a multitude of storage and transportation needs, embodying a blend of compactness and robustness ideal for various settings.

Built with the same stringent standards as our standard shipping containers, the only difference lies in their length, making them a more accessible option without sacrificing any structural integrity.

Perfect Storage Solution for Tight Spaces

The durable structure and compact footprint makes our Small Shipping Containers the practical choice for a variety of applications. Whether you’re looking to address storage issues, create a unique workspace, or bring an innovative solution to your project, a small shipping container could be a flexible solution.

Some popular uses for these mini shipping containers include:

  • Equipment / Inventory Storage
  • Construction Site Storage
  • Self Storage
  • Workshop

Key Features of our Small Shipping Containers

  • Waterproof & Windproof design 
  • Corrugated CORTEN steel construction
  • Forklift pockets
  • Top mounted ventilation vents
  • Internal safety handle
  • Galvanised locking bars
  • Marine-grade waterborne DTM paint
  • Timber plywood flooring

Small Shipping Container Sizes

Choose from our wide range of General Purpose (GP) options of mini containers that come in sizes of 5’, 6’, 7’, 8’, and 9’.


Download a copy of our Container Building General Specifications to better understand what features are included in our pricing.

Hire or Buy

All of our products that are available to hire or buy. Hire from as short as a day or as long as several years.

Fast Delivery

Quick and instant delivery options available. We are flexible to your needs and offer a variety of delivery methods.

Onsite Setup

We offer the complete site setup from offices, standard storage containers and dangerous goods containers.

Exceptional Quality, Whether Renting or Buying

As a member of the Instant Products Group, Instant Sea Containers is a quality endorsed organisation, certified to the following standards:

Quality ISO9001:2008
Environmental Management Systems ISO14001
Health & Safety Management Systems ISO4801:2001

Every shipping container in our inventory is designed with an emphasis on safety, functionality and longevity, following our commitment to quality.

Powered by a team experienced in designs and manufacturing portable products for nearly 20 years, Instant Sea Containers has become the leading name in the portable shipping container industry throughout Western Australia with thousands of successful projects under our belt.

Discover Storage Solutions with Instant Sea Containers

Our range of mini shipping containers provides a swift solution for all your compact storage needs. For immediate assistance and a free quote on your next new shipping container in Perth or Western Australia, contact our team at 1300 556 241.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you Offer Normal Sized Sea Containers?

Yes! We offer standard shipping containers in various sizes to meet your needs, including high cube variations for those requiring extra height. Among the most common sizes are the 20ft and 40ft shipping containers, which are considered the industry standard for a wide range of applications. The 20ft shipping containers are highly versatile and are often used for transportation and storage purposes, while the 40ft shipping containers provide a larger storage space making them suitable for bigger projects or for converting into modified spaces. 

What Geographical Areas do you Cover for your Services?

We provide fast delivery across the expanse of Western Australia. For a tailored response regarding service to your exact location, please contact us and we’ll happily assist you.

Are There any Restrictions on What Can be Stored in the Containers?

Yes, for storing chemicals or hazardous materials, check out our Dangerous Goods Containers, which are designed for safe and compliant storage of such items.

How do I Choose the Right Size of Container for My Needs?

Selecting the right size container depends on your storage or transportation needs. Assess the volume and dimensions of items you plan to store. For personalised advice, contact us to discuss your requirements and we’ll guide you to the perfect container size.