Container Shelters - Terms and FAQs

Council Consenting Responsibilities:

Container Shelters expressly states that they do not take responsibility for fulfilling council consenting requirements. It is the customer's responsibility to ensure compliance with any such requirements.

The company will not be held responsible for any failure on the customer's part to obtain
necessary consent.

Site-Specific Consultation:

Not all shelters provided by Container Shelters require consent.

The customer is responsible for conducting thorough due diligence regarding the suitability of a proposed site. This includes seeking appropriate professional advice, such as geotechnical engineering assessments, prior to construction.

Engineer Approved Structure:

Container Shelters mandates that each shelter must be attached to an engineer-approved

For example, when using containers, the correct screw piles or ballast must be used and signed
off by a qualified engineering professional.

DIY Install

If a shelter is built by the customer or their subcontractors, Container Shelters reserves the right to determine warranty coverage based on adherence to the provided installation instructions. Any failure to comply with these instructions or failure to mount the shelter on an engineer-approved structure, potentially leading to damage, will not be the responsibility of Container Shelters.

While Container Shelters may offer occasional advice, it's important to note that we are not qualified engineers. Our insights are based solely on experience and should not be considered a substitute for professional advice. Our subcontractors are hired to construct shelters in accordance with the provided installation instructions. No liability will be transferred to them in the event of failure to adhere to any points outlined in these terms and conditions.

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3 Very Important Questions to Answer Before You Buy Another Supplier's Shelter:

How are their portals and purlins constructed?


Are their covers made of strong PVC ?


Is their shelter rated to 249kms p/h within AUS/NZS 1170.2:2011 wind load ratings?


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