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SCISSOR LIFTS/BOOM LIFTS

Looking for a way to work safely and efficiently at height? Carnegie Rentals have got the perfect solution, offering a range of scissor lift hire and boom lift hire at great rates for Melbourne projects.

We offer an assortment of Access Equipment at varying lift capacities available to hire. Browse our range to find all terrain scissor lifts, boom lifts, electric scissor lifts and more at a range of costs to suit your needs.

Please ensure when you hire any plant equipment that you hold a full, current Victorian licence and a valid credit card. Debit cards and other forms of payment will not be accepted.

Electric Scissor Life for Hire

Easy to use electric elevated work platforms, perfect for working safely and efficiently above ground. Travels while platform is elevated.

Full Day: 
$155
Week: 
$480
Weekend Special: 
$155
   
 

SAFETY EQUIPMENT LEGENDS

FAQ

Q1.How much does it cost to rent a scissor lift ?

A. The cost to hire/rent a scissor lift in Australia ranges between $150 - $300 per day for an electric 6m lift, and $480-$800 for a weekly charge. However these prices are subject to change, depening on the duration of the rental period, size of machine and quality of service. To access higher areas, an 8m electric scissor is recommended for flat, soild ground; otherwise and 8m all terrain scissor lift is recommend for use on uneven footings.

Q2. Do I need any licensing/ certification to use a scissor lift ?

A. According to WorkSafe, a high-risk work license for EWPs (elevated work platforms) is not required for any piece of machinery with operating work platforms of less than 11m from the base level (ground). Therefore all 6m and 8m & 10m scissor lifts & booms can be used by the open public.

Q3. How high does a scissor lift go ?

A. The height of a scissor lift is dependent on which machine you hire, with that being said, machinery sizes range from ground level (0m) to the highest being around 14m (40ft) platform height. The most popular sizes at 6m and 8m lifts.

Q4.What's the difference between a scissor lift and a boom lift ?

A.There are two distinct types of access platforms, usually called scissor lifts and boom lifts (or sometimes cherry pickers). The difference between the two is that a scissor lift can usually only move vertically, whereas a boom lift has an outreach, to work above areas not accessible from directly below.

Q5. Is there any safety equipment required for a scissor lift ?

A. Generally speaking fall protection is advised for any heights above 1.8m (6ft) off the ground, protections of this nature includes a safety harness, fall arrestor, inertia reel and safety clips (all of which can be hired from Smart Hire).

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Scissor Lift 6m (19ft) Electric
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8 Metre Smart Hire Scissor Lift
An easy to use electric elevated work platform, with the ability to travel while the platform is evelated.
Full Day: 
$170 (call for delivery prices)
Week: 
$550 (call for delivery prices)
Weekend Special: 
N/A
   
 

SAFETY EQUIPMENT LEGENDS

FAQ

Q1.How much does it cost to rent an  electric scissor lift ?

A. The cost of hiring an electric scissor life can vary depending on its size, quality and the duration of the hire. In Australia, the daily rate for an 8m scissor lift can range between $170- $400 per day, with weekly prices varying from $550- $1000. For a smaller lift, a 6m Scissor lift is recommented, and an 8m all terrain scissor lift is recommened for job sights in which the ground is unstable/ unequal. 

Q2. Do I need any licensing/ certification to use a scissor lift ?

A. According to WorkSafe, a high-risk work license for EWPs (elevated work platforms) is not required for any piece of machinery with operating work platforms of less than 11m from the base level (ground). Therefore all 6m and 8m & 10m scissor lifts & booms can be used by the open public.

Q3. How high does a scissor lift go ?

A. The height of a scissor lift is dependent on which machine you hire, with that being said, machinery sizes range from ground level (0m) to the highest being around 14m (40ft) platform height. The most popular sizes are 6m and 8m lifts.

Q4.What's the difference between a scissor lift and a boom lift ?

A.There are two distinct types of access platforms, usually called scissor lifts and boom lifts (or sometimes cherry pickers). The difference between the two is that a scissor lift can usually only move vertically, whereas a boom lift has an outreach, to work above areas not accessible from directly below.

Q5. Is there any safety equipment required for a scissor lift ?

A. Generally speaking fall protection is advised for any heights above 1.8m (6ft) off the ground, protections of this nature includes a safety harness, fall arrestor, inertia reel and safety clips (all of which can be hired from Smart Hire).

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Scissor Lift 8m (26ft) Electric
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An easy to use ele

Full Day: 
$220 (please call for delivery prices)
Week: 
$880 (please call for delivery prices)
Weekend Special: 
N/A
   
 

SAFETY EQUIPMENT LEGENDS

  • gloves
  • goggles
  • helmet

TRANSPORT NEEDED

  • helmet
  • helmet
  • helmet

FAQ

Q1.How much does it cost to rent a scissor lift ?

A. The cost to hire/rent a scissor lift in Australia ranges between $150 - $300 per day for an electric 12m lift, and $500-$900 for a weekly charge. However, these prices are subject to change, depending on the duration of the rental period, size of machine and quality of service.

Q2. Do I need any licensing/ certification to use a scissor lift ?

A. According to WorkSafe, a high-risk work license for EWPs (elevated work platforms) is not required for any piece of machinery with operating work platforms of less than 11m from the base level (ground). Therefore all 6m and 8m & 10m scissor lifts & booms can be used by the open public.

Q3. How high does a scissor lift go ?

A. The height of a scissor lift is dependent on which machine you hire, with that being said, machinery sizes range from ground level (0m) to the highest being around 14m (40ft) platform height. The most popular sizes are 6m and 8m lifts.

Q4.What's the difference between a scissor lift and a boom lift ?

A.There are two distinct types of access platforms, usually called scissor lifts and boom lifts (or sometimes cherry pickers). The difference between the two is that a scissor lift can usually only move vertically, whereas a boom lift has an outreach, to work above areas not accessible from directly below.

Q5. Is there any safety equipment required for a scissor lift ?

A. Generally speaking fall protection is advised for any heights above 1.8m (6ft) off the ground, protections of this nature includes a safety harness, fall arrestor, inertia reel, and safety clips. Apart from that, safety helmet, gloves, and goggles are also recommended (all of which can be hired from Smart Hire).

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Scissor Lift 12m (39ft) - JLG 4045r
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8M All Terrain Scissor Lift

Self- levelling, diesel fueled elevated work platform.

Full Day: 
$240 (call for delivery prices)
Week: 
$800 (call for delivery prices)
Weekend Special: 
N/A
   
 

SAFETY EQUIPMENT LEGENDS

FAQ

Q1. How much does it cost to rent an  all terrain scissor lift ?

A. The cost to hire/rent a all terrain scissor lift in Australia ranges between $240 - $300 per day for an 8m lift, and $800-$3000 for a weekly charge. However these prices are subject to change, depending on the duration of the rental period, size of machine and quality of service. To access higher areas, an 8m electric scissor is recommended for flat, soild ground; otherwise a 12m electric scissor lift is recommend.

Q2. Do I need any licensing/ certification to use a scissor lift ?

A. According to WorkSafe, a high-risk work license for EWPs (elevated work platforms) is not required for any piece of machinery with operating work platforms of less than 11m from the base level (ground). Therefore all 6m and 8m & 10m scissor lifts & booms can be used by the open public, however, our larger equipment requires licensing.

Q3. How high does a scissor lift go ?

A. The height of a scissor lift is dependent on which machine you hire, with that being said, machinery sizes range from ground level (0m) to the highest being around 16m (53ft) platform height. The most popular sizes are 6m and 8m lifts.

Q4.What's the difference between a scissor lift and a boom lift ?

A.There are two distinct types of access platforms, usually called scissor lifts and boom lifts (or sometimes cherry pickers). The difference between the two is that a scissor lift can usually only move vertically, whereas a boom lift has an outreach, to work above areas not accessible from directly below.

Q5. Is there any safety equipment required for a scissor lift ?

A. Generally speaking fall protection is advised for any heights above 1.8m (6ft) off the ground, protections of this nature includes a safety harness, fall arrestor, inertia reel and safety clips (all of which can be hired from Smart Hire).
Scissor Lift 8m All Terrain 4WD
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Smart Hire's Compact 12DX is a rought terrain, self-levelling elevated work platform, used for accessing hard to reach areas from 2m-12m.

Full Day: 
$275
Week: 
$950
Weekend Special: 
N/A
   
 

SAFETY EQUIPMENT LEGENDS

  • gloves
  • goggles
  • helmet
  • Safety Harness

TRANSPORT NEEDED

  • Safety Harness
  • Safety Harness

FAQ

Q1. How much does it cost to rent an  electric scissor lift ?

A. The cost to hire/rent a scissor lift in Australia ranges between $240 - $550 per day for a 8m all terrain lift, and $800-$2000 for a weekly charge. However these prices are subject to change, depending on the duration of the rental period, size of machine and quality of service. To access higher areas, an 8m electric scissor is recommended for flat, soild ground; otherwise a 12m scissor lift is recommend.

Q2. Do I need any licensing/ certification to use a scissor lift ?

A. According to WorkSafe, a high-risk work license for EWPs (elevated work platforms) is not required for any piece of machinery with operating work platforms of less than 11m from the base level (ground). Therefore all 6m and 8m & 10m scissor lifts & booms can be used by the open public, however, our scissor lifts and booms above 11 meters require licensing.

Q3. How high does a scissor lift go ?

A. The height of a scissor lift is dependent on which machine you hire, with that being said, machinery sizes range from ground level (0m) to the highest being around 16m (53ft) platform height. The most popular sizes are 6m and 8m lifts.

Q4.What's the difference between a scissor lift and a boom lift ?

A.There are two distinct types of access platforms, usually called scissor lifts and boom lifts (or sometimes cherry pickers). The difference between the two is that a scissor lift can usually only move vertically, whereas a boom lift has an outreach, to work above areas not accessible from directly below.

Q5. Is there any safety equipment required for a scissor lift ?

A. Generally speaking fall protection is advised for any heights above 1.8m (6ft) off the ground, protections of this nature includes a safety harness, fall arrestor, inertia reel and safety clips (all of which can be hired from Smart Hire).
10m All Terrain Scissor Lift
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Our 13 metre (49 foot) rough terrain diesel scissor lift is ideal for both domestic and commercial job sites, creating a safe elevated work platform for any

Full Day: 
$375
Week: 
$1550
Weekend Special: 
N/A
   
 

SAFETY EQUIPMENT LEGENDS

  • gloves
  • goggles
  • helmet

TRANSPORT NEEDED

  • helmet
  • helmet
  • helmet

FAQ

Q1. How much does it cost to rent an  all-terrain scissor lift ?

A. The cost to hire/rent an all-terrain scissor lift in Australia ranges between $375 - $550 per day for a 13m lift and $1150-$3000 for a weekly charge. However, these prices are subject to change, depending on the duration of the rental period, size of machine and quality of service.

Q2. Do I need any licensing/ certification to use a scissor lift ?

A. According to WorkSafe, a high-risk work license for EWPs (elevated work platforms) is not required for any piece of machinery with operating work platforms of less than 11m from the base level (ground). Therefore all 6m and 8m & 10m scissor lifts & booms can be used by the open public, however, our larger equipment requires licensing.

Q3. How high does a scissor lift go ?

A. The height of a scissor lift is dependent on which machine you hire, with that being said, machinery sizes range from ground level (0m) to the highest being around 16m (53ft) platform height. The most popular sizes are 6m and 8m lifts.

Q4.What's the difference between a scissor lift and a boom lift ?

A.There are two distinct types of access platforms, usually called scissor lifts and boom lifts (or sometimes cherry pickers). The difference between the two is that a scissor lift can usually only move vertically, whereas a boom lift has an outreach, to work above areas not accessible from directly below.

Q5. Is there any safety equipment required for a scissor lift ?

A. Generally speaking fall protection is advised for any heights above 1.8m (6ft) off the ground, protections of this nature includes a safety harness, fall arrestor, inertia reel and safety clips (all of which can be hired from Smart Hire).
13m All Terrain Scissor Lift
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Carnegie - 03 9571 9488
Oakleigh - 03 8546 5744

Our 16 meter (53 foot) all-terrain diesel scissor lift is ideal for both domestic and commercial job sites, creating a safe elevated work platform for any li

Full Day: 
$525
Week: 
$1900
Weekend Special: 
N/A
   
 

SAFETY EQUIPMENT LEGENDS

  • gloves
  • goggles
  • helmet

TRANSPORT NEEDED

  • helmet
  • helmet

FAQ

Q1. How much does it cost to rent an  all-terrain scissor lift ?

A. The cost to hire/rent an all-terrain scissor lift in Australia ranges between $375 - $550 per day for a 13m lift and $1150-$3000 for a weekly charge. However, these prices are subject to change, depending on the duration of the rental period, size of machine and quality of service.

Q2. Do I need any licensing/ certification to use a scissor lift ?

A. According to WorkSafe, a high-risk work license for EWPs (elevated work platforms) is not required for any piece of machinery with operating work platforms of less than 11m from the base level (ground). Therefore all 6m and 8m & 10m scissor lifts & booms can be used by the open public, however, our larger equipment requires licensing.

Q3. How high does a scissor lift go ?

A. The height of a scissor lift is dependent on which machine you hire, with that being said, machinery sizes range from ground level (0m) to the highest being around 16m (53ft) platform height. The most popular sizes are 6m and 8m lifts.

Q4.What's the difference between a scissor lift and a boom lift ?

A.There are two distinct types of access platforms, usually called scissor lifts and boom lifts (or sometimes cherry pickers). The difference between the two is that a scissor lift can usually only move vertically, whereas a boom lift has an outreach, to work above areas not accessible from directly below.

Q5. Is there any safety equipment required for a scissor lift ?

A. Generally speaking fall protection is advised for any heights above 1.8m (6ft) off the ground, protections of this nature includes a safety harness, fall arrestor, inertia reel and safety clips (all of which can be hired from Smart Hire).
16m (53ft) All Terrain Scissor Lift
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Carnegie - 03 9571 9488
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Boom Lift Hire

Versatile work platform to give access to hard-to-reach places. Can be maneuvered easily into difficult to reach spaces.

Full Day: 
$270
Week: 
$1000
Weekend Special: 
$270
   
 

SAFETY EQUIPMENT LEGENDS

  • Safety Harness

FAQ

Q1.How much does it cost to rent a Boom lift ?

A. The cost to hire/rent a Boom lift in Australia ranges between $250 - $300 per day for a 10m lift, and $1000-$1200 for a weekly charge. However these prices are subject to change, depending on the duration of the rental period, size of machine and quality of service. To access higher areas, a 13.75m Boom lift is recommended.

Q2. Do I need any licensing/ certification to use a Boom lift ?

A. According to WorkSafe, a high-risk work license for EWPs (elevated work platforms) is not required for any piece of machinery with operating work platforms of less than 11m from the base level (ground). Therefore all booms can be used by the open public.

Q3. How high does a Boom lift go ?

A. The height of a Boom lift is dependent on which machine you hire, with that being said, machinery sizes range from ground level (0m) to the highest being around 14m (40ft) platform height. The most popular sizes are 10m and 13m lifts.

Q4.What's the difference between a scissor lift and a boom lift ?

A.There are two distinct types of access platforms, usually called scissor lifts and boom lifts (or sometimes cherry pickers). The difference between the two is that a scissor lift can usually only move vertically, whereas a boom lift has an outreach, to work above areas not accessible from directly below.

Q5. Is there any safety equipment required for a Boom lift ?

A. Generally speaking fall protection is advised for any heights above 1.8m (6ft) off the ground, protections of this nature includes a safety harness, fall arrestor, inertia reel and safety clips (all of which can be hired from Smart Hire).
Boom Lift (10m)
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A sturdy working platform with a maximum platform height of 13.75 metres, giving access to hard-to-reach places.

Full Day: 
$300 (call for delivery prices)
Week: 
$1200 (call for delivery prices)
Weekend Special: 
N/A
   
 

SAFETY EQUIPMENT LEGENDS

  • gloves
  • goggles
  • helmet
  • Safety Harness

TRANSPORT NEEDED

  • Safety Harness

FAQ

Q1.How much does it cost to rent a Boom lift ?

A. The cost to hire/rent a Boom lift in Australia ranges between $300 - $400 per day for a 13.75m lift, and $1200-$1500 for a weekly charge. However, these prices are subject to change, depending on the duration of the rental period, size of machine and quality of service. For a smaller lift, a 10m Boom lift is recommented

Q2. Do I need any licensing/ certification to use a Boom lift ?

A. According to WorkSafe, a high-risk work license for EWPs (elevated work platforms) is not required for any piece of machinery with operating work platforms of less than 11m from the base level (ground). Therefore this boom must be used by a licensed operator.

Q3. How high does a Boom lift go ?

A. The height of a Boom lift is dependent on which machine you hire, with that being said, machinery sizes range from ground level (0m) to the highest being around 24.5m (80ft) platform height. The most popular sizes are 10m (33ft) and 13.75m (45ft) lifts, however, Smart Hire is also able to provide heights of 18.3m (60ft) and 24.5m (80ft).

Q4.What's the difference between a scissor lift and a boom lift ?

A.There are two distinct types of access platforms, usually called scissor lifts and boom lifts (or sometimes cherry pickers). The difference between the two is that a scissor lift can usually only move vertically, whereas a boom lift has an outreach, to work above areas not accessible from directly below.

Q5. Is there any safety equipment required for a Boom lift ?

A. Generally speaking fall protection is advised for any heights above 1.8m (6ft) off the ground, protections of this nature includes a safety harness, fall arrestor, inertia reel, and safety clips. Apart from that safety helmet, gloves and goggles are also recommended (all of which can be hired from Smart Hire).
AJ45 Boom Lift (13.75m)
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An easy to use 60ft (18.4m) knuckle boom/ elevated work platform.

Full Day: 
$415 (CALL FOR DELIVERY PRICES)
Week: 
$1600 (CALL FOR DELIVERY PRICES)
Weekend Special: 
N/A
   
 

SAFETY EQUIPMENT LEGENDS

  • gloves
  • goggles
  • helmet
  • Safety Harness

TRANSPORT NEEDED

  • Safety Harness

FAQ

Q1.How much does it cost to rent a Boom lift ?

A. The cost to hire/rent a Boom lift in Australia ranges between $400 - $600 per day for a 10m lift, and $1600-$2000 for a weekly charge. However, these prices are subject to change, depending on the duration of the rental period, size of machine and quality of service. For a smaller lift, a 10m Boom lift is recommented

Q2. Do I need any licensing/ certification to use a Boom lift ?

A. According to WorkSafe, a high-risk work license for EWPs (elevated work platforms) is not required for any piece of machinery with operating work platforms of less than 11m from the base level (ground). Therefore this boom must be used by a licensed operator.

Q3. How high does a Boom lift go ?

A. The height of a Boom lift is dependent on which machine you hire, with that being said, machinery sizes range from ground level (0m) to the highest being around 24.4m (80ft) platform height. The most popular sizes are 10m (33ft) and 13m (45ft) lifts, however, Smart Hire also stocks 18.3m (60ft) and 24.4m (80ft)

Q4.What's the difference between a scissor lift and a boom lift ?

A.There are two distinct types of access platforms, usually called scissor lifts and boom lifts (or sometimes cherry pickers). The difference between the two is that a scissor lift can usually only move vertically, whereas a boom lift has an outreach, to work above areas not accessible from directly below.

Q5. Is there any safety equipment required for a Boom lift ?

A. Generally speaking fall protection is advised for any heights above 1.8m (6ft) off the ground, protections of this nature includes a safety harness, fall arrestor, inertia reel, and safety clips. Apart from that safety helmet, gloves and goggles are also recommended (all of which can be hired from Smart Hire).
600AJ BOOM LIFT (18.4m)
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Mon to Fri: 7am - 5pm 
Sat: 7:30am - 1pm 
Sun: Closed
If you hire on Saturday you get Sunday Free!

Oakleigh

21-25 Coora Road,
Oakleigh South, VIC 3167

Phone: 03 8546 5744

Carnegie

1076 Dandenong Road,
Carnegie, VIC 3163

Phone: 03 9571 9488

 

We service all suburbs including:
Bentleigh, Brighton, Caulfield, Chadstone, Malvern East, Toorak, and many more!
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Date published: 5/6/2019
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