The 20ft Sidedoor shipping container great for side loading.

Our containers are shipped directly from the manufacturer to our Sydney depot, the containers will have some scuffing due to transportation.

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An open-side container is ideal for mobile offices or quick-access storage options. Our new and used range of 20ft models gives you a selection of stable and secure storage units that can be made into a compact yet comfortable working space. When you use professional services to source your containers, you can enjoy a durable, high-quality option for your on-site needs. Ready to go once delivered, these modified units give you a wide door section that ensures you can open a kiosk, coffee shop, make-shift office and even full-access storage solutions. Read on to learn more about these units, or browse the full site below.

Semi-Permanent Office Space

 Semi-permanent office space is a major need in many industries like construction and game management. These units give you enough space to set up a makeshift working area that is secure and undercover. With the side open, whether with a latched panel or space, these units can be used for many functions, from electric equipment housing to a contained office area. When you come to us for high-quality units, we can ensure you get the option suited to your needs. 

RTU Monitoring Units

A monitoring unit will house electronic equipment for a range of reasons. First, these must be durable and robust, making them the ideal job for a container. These ready-to-go units can be placed solidly and quickly, allowing space and easy equipment access. With the ability to provide this type of solution across the industry, you can see there is more to these units than meets the eye.

Quick Access Storage

Storage is essential in most settings, but especially in the construction industry. These contractors must come to the site, work effectively and then leave. The exact reason why an office space or storage unit might be needed. However, most will also tell you that equipment can easily get lost in a large container. With so much space spreading back, one or two smaller items may get mixed around if not packed properly. Open-sided options make even the items at the back easy to get to. 

An open-side container can be the ideal storage, office or small business space that adapts to your needs. It provides a durable cover for equipment and personnel that can ensure work continues no matter where your site may be. With the right professional treatment, you can retrofit these with every amenity you need. Contact us directly or browse the full site for more.



External Dimensions
Length: 20’ (6058mm) – Width: 8′ (2438 mm) – Height: 8’6” (2591 mm) 300mm higher than standard

Internal Dimensions
Length: 5898mm – Width: 2287mm – Height: 2301mm

End Door Opening Dimensions
Width: 2124mm – Height: 2187mm

Side Door Opening Dimensions
Width: 5702mm – Height: 2176mm

Internal Cubic Capacity
31.0 Cubic Metres


Max Gross Weight: 24000kg – Max Payload: 20800kg – Tare Weight: 3200kg


Double doors, full width one end + full length right side


The full length sidewall doors can be opened one after the other, allowing 1, 2, 3 or 4 doors to be open. First door to open is the centre right. The end doors open the same as a standard shipping container, 270° back against the outside sidewall


Delivery to and from your site can be arranged by either of these self unloading vehicles:

  • HIAB Truck
  • Tiltray
  • Sideloader


Usually within a few days, dependant upon transport availability

Ship Full of Containers

Browse our range of containers on our website, or if you have a special requirement,

Please phone our sales office on (02) 9723 6004
to discuss how we can assist.

Frequently Asked Questions

I just need a small container for my backyard, is this possible.

Container Options has a variety of containers sizes suitable for private use, either for hire or purchase. We offer a range of modifications on our sale units from windows , doors etc.

As long as our transport contractors can access your property safely then we can deliver a container. If in doubt contact our office and we can check you location online and advise what might be feasible. We will endeavour to meet your container storage  requirements.

Are your containers safe for export?

Most certainly! Container Options is a leading, trustworthy company that provides shipping containers which are cargo worthy, safe and of international standards. We also offer export certification for your container.

Will you deliver to my site?

When you purchase or hire a container from Container Options you have the option to arrange your own transport or you can contract Container Options to arrange it. As long as the delivery location is suitable, transport can be arranged using a flat top truck, tilt tray truck, side loader truck or the versatile hiab crane truck.

I’m on a tight budget, what options do you have?

With the ever-increasing cost of living all our budgets are becoming tight. Container Options does not sacrifice quality over price. When purchasing a container, Container Options has a range of containers from weather proof right up to single use newbuild containers. If your budget cannot stretch to purchasing a container , take the burden of a major cash outlay away and consider hiring a container with monthly payments.

How do I know if my goods will be safe?

Container Options prides itself on supplying good quality containers at a fair price. One of the first criteria that our containers meet is that they are supplied in a weatherproof and lockable condition. For added security you have the option have a Lock Box added to the doors. To reduce condensation from damaging you contents you have the option to have a whirly bird and wall vent added for better air circulation. Our goal is supply you a container to protect your goods.

If I hire a container in Sydney, will you pick it up when I’m done?

Part of the hire process, transport is arranged for the delivery and the return of the container once you have finished with it, unless you are arranging your own transport. Naturally when you have finished with the container at the end of hire, the container must be in a suitable location for the truck to collect it safely.