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Please browse the Welfare 4 Hire FAQ section for information or get in touch.


1 › What is a welfare unit?

A welfare unit is a mobile structure engineered to offer crucial amenities for labourers at construction sites or other remote locations. It commonly includes toilets, washing facilities and break areas. All of our welfare units include at least one toilet cubicle, a kitchen space, and some have a separate office. Users who typically benefit from welfare unit hire include construction companies, groundworkers, security services, homeowners who wish to provide facilities for contractors working on their property and anyone who needs welfare provision without having a service connection.

2 › What types of welfare units are available for hire?

Our fleet includes a diverse selection of welfare units, including mobile toilets, mobile welfare units equipped with integrated facilities, and larger modular units designed to accommodate bigger teams. We can also provide static welfare units and portable chemical toilets if required.

3 › How many toilets are included in a standard welfare unit?

We offer welfare units with a single toilet cubicle or units with two cubicles to cater to larger teams and sites with mixed-gender requirements. We can also provide portable (plastic) toilet hire or a combination of unit types, in accordance with your project's required capacity.

4 › Are the site welfare units self-contained?

Yes, our welfare units are self-contained. Every unit has the necessary equipment to function independently, this includes: its own generator power source, a fresh water tank, and toilet and waste tanks to hold toilet and sink waste.

5 › Do you provide servicing for the welfare units?

All units are serviced weekly, and we can provide more frequent toilet servicing if needed.

6 › What safety features are included in the site welfare units?

Our welfare units are HSE compliant and incorporate non-slip flooring. Our units lower to the ground to avoid using steps, and we offer a variety of safety items in our Value Added product range (fire extinguishers, fire alarms, safety packs, signage, etc). Our Solar/Eco units include battery backup.

7 › How long can I hire a welfare unit for?

Whether you need a towable welfare unit for a weekend event or several months, Welfare 4 Hire can help. We offer short-term, long-term and indefinite welfare facilities hire contracts.

8 › What payment options do you accept?

We invoice monthly and provide several options for payment, we also offer credit accounts. Get in touch if you have any questions about payment.

9 › Do you provide maintenance support during the welfare unit hire period?

All of our units undergo a rigorous pre-delivery inspection before they are handed over, and our drivers are able to perform a demonstration of the unit upon delivery. Should you encounter any problems with the welfare units, just reach out to us, and we'll promptly provide help from our expert team.

10 › Who do I contact to get help?

Call our national coverage line on 020 3846 1111 or find the contact details for your local Welfare 4 Hire depot on our contact page. Our friendly team is always happy to assist. Alternatively, email us on or fill in our Enquiry Form.

11 › Do you deliver towable welfare units?

With depots across the country, we offer nationwide delivery; including to Scotland and Wales. Get in touch for more information.

12 › How many people does the welfare unit cater for?

We offer 6,10,12 and 16 person units. We also offer mobile toilet unit hire.

13 › Do I have to insure my welfare unit?

Our welfare units are a valuable asset that can be subject to accidental damage. Therefore, in order to protect our customers, we ask that Hired in Plant Insurance is taken out, to the value of £50k.

14 › Who do I contact if I need support concerning Welfare 4 Hire's products?

You can contact our customer service team by calling our welfare hire nationwide number, 020 3846 1111 or by email on

15 › Are mobile units serviced regularly?

All of our units are serviced and maintained in line with our service plan, and each unit undergoes a rigorous pre delivery inspection before it's handed over to a customer, ensuring each and every unit is in premium working condition.

16 › Can anyone hire from you, or is it just for businesses?

Individuals and businesses are welcome to make the most of our welfare unit hire services.

17 › How do I request a quote for welfare unit hire?

You can request a quote by contacting us directly via our contact page or by phone on 020 3846 1111, you can also ask our Enquiry Bot on our homepage. Simply provide details about your project requirements, and our team will promptly provide you with a customised quote.

18 › How do I determine the number of units needed for my project?

The number of units required depends on factors such as occupancy, ratio of people to toilets, duration of the project, working hours and specific needs of the site. There are HSE guidelines on how many toilets are needed, and sites should factor in visitor volume. Our knowledgeable team are able to assist you in assessing your requirements and recommending the appropriate number of units.

19 › Are the towable welfare units suitable for use in all weather conditions?

Our welfare units are designed to withstand a variety of weather conditions, ensuring a suitable environment for workers year-round.

20 › What is the process for returning the welfare units at the end of the hire period?

Returning the units is simple and hassle-free. Customers can simply call our team to arrange off-hire, and we will schedule a convenient day for collection at the end of the hire period.

21 › Are the welfare units suitable for use on all types of construction sites?

Our construction welfare facilities are designed to be versatile and suitable for use on various types of construction sites, including urban, rural and remote locations. All that is required is a safe site access route for delivery of the unit, adequate ground conditions to accommodate the unit, and access for the service truck to gain access and perform the weekly service. Don't hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions about your site.

22 › What sets your welfare unit hire service apart from others in the industry?

We pride ourselves on partnering with leading companies to deliver an exceptional customer experience. We continually expand our product offering to provide turnkey solutions for site welfare. Our Value Added range includes a comprehensive product offering, conceived to cover all aspects of welfare unit provisions. The range includes health and safety items, housekeeping provisions, bottled water and a variety of useful items: from wooden cutlery set to printer paper. This commitment to customer satisfaction, reliability and professionalism sets us apart as a trusted partner for welfare facilities hire.

23 › Do you sell units?

In addition to hiring welfare facility units, we also sell a selection of second-hand units. Stay up to date on what we have in stock on our For Sale page.

24 › Do your units come with additional products?

We offer a variety of products for use in our units, including soap, paper towels, cutlery and bottled water. For more details view or Value Added product range.

25 › Where can find more information about Welfare 4 Hire?

Visit our About Us page to find out more about our specialist company and extensive industry experience.


If you are interested in a modern towable welfare unit hire for your next project, or you would like information on our Value Added product range, speak to Welfare 4 Hire today. We offer nationwide service from our depots throughout the country. Get in touch with your nearest depot on:

London Depot: 020 3846 1111
Midlands Depot: 0121 272 7766
North West Depot: 0161 507 3700
Gloucester Depot: 01452 689 500
North East Depot: 0191 486 2576

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Or submit an enquiry through our enquiry bot or form on our homepage.