Rates and Pricing for Equipment Hire

DIG IT maintains a fleet of quality and modern excavation, demolition and haulage equipment with a vast array of attachments. The equipment is handled by our fully trained and accredited operators.

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Hire conditions

Cancellations: At least 2 hours in advance or a travel or float charge will apply.

Min 8hr: Minimum hire of 8 hours per day applies to all machines and trucks.

Float Fee: Covers the time / travel expenses to deliver and collect the machines, within Sydney metro area only.

Penalty Rates: Public holidays, Sundays, night work and after 6pm weekdays: $50.00 p/hr.

Tip fees: Items charged to our tip accounts will be billed at cost + 15%, prices are subject to GST and EPA levy.

Weather: Customer’s responsibility to cancel in advance with wet weather. A 4hrs hire will apply if already on site.

Stand-Down: Reasons other than inclement weather a minimum charge of 3hrs for each day stand down.

Ground Engaging Tools: Excessive wear & tear of auger / bucket / ripper teeth will be charged at replacement cost.

Security: Jobs exceeding one day will incur a float fee if the machine cannot be parked securely on site overnight

Acting Agents: We may act as an agent for contractors. No responsibility taken for their delays, defaults or claims.

Free Quotation: Prices are a guide. Phone to arrange an onsite quote and speak with our experts.

Combination Hire: Available with all machines and trucks. Phone for a competitive price and advice.

SWL: Safe Working Load is the load that a piece equipment can safely lift, suspend or lower without fear of breaking.

Waste Removal: ‘p/Load’ includes truck hire and tip fees. ‘p/tonne’ includes tip fees only and truck hire is charged per hour.

Standard hours of operation: Monday to Friday 6.00am to 5.00pm, Saturday 7.00am to 2.00pm

Payment options:

  • Cheque
  • Visa
  • Direct deposit (EFT)
  • Credit given to approved customers only.

Prices effective January 2018, which is subject to change without notice. All prices are G.S.T. exclusive.