Western Scaffold is on the move!

Western Scaffold is thrilled to announce our recent move to our new head office at 57-59 Cyanamid Street, Laverton North. Find us on Google Maps.

Our new head office boasts a 1500 sq mtr undercover warehouse and dual level office space, convenient customer car parking and close access to the Princes Fwy and Western Ring Rd.

Western Scaffold hire and sales is now located at this site and will be servicing all current and future scaffold hire installations in Melbourne and Geelong as well as Kwikstage scaffold sales.


Western Scaffold Hire is available at all Melbourne residential housing estates

You will see Western Scaffold Hire service in all of Melbourne's new and expanding residential housing estates.

Call the Western Scaffold Hire Team for your Residential Scaffold Hire in Point Cook, Sanctuary Lakes, Tarneit, Wyndham Vale, Derrimut, Werribee, Caroline Springs, Doreen, Burnside, Taylors Lakes, Taylors Hill, Cragieburn, Williams Landing, Braybrook, Epping, Maidstone, Deer Park, Melton, Melton West, Mernda, Lalor, Mill Park, Woolert, South Morang, Truganina, Hillside, St Helena, Avondale Heights, Eynesbury and more.

We also provide our Residential Scaffold Hire services in Geelong, Torquay, Ocean Grove, Barwon Heads, Jan Juc, Highton, Newton, Grovedale, Portarlington, Point Lonsdale, Corio and other Bellarine and Great Ocean Road locations.

In addition to scaffold hire for new residential building projects, Western Scaffold also provide scaffold hire for renovation and extension projects. Our scaffold hire team work in established Melbourne locations for any scaffold hire requirements your building project has, including Williamstown, Kew, Caulfield, Brighton, Port Melbourne, Brunswick, Carlton, Newport, Yarraville, Richmond, South Melbourne, South Yarra, Altona, St Albans, Niddrie, Elwood, St Kilda, Camberwell, Altona North, Coburg, Thornbury, Ascot Vale, Footscray, North Melbourne, Moonee Ponds, Essendon, Hawthorn, Toorak, Keilor, Northcote, Sunshine, Prahran, Malvern, Pascoe Vale, Hawthorn East and surrounding Melbourne suburbs.

If your residentail building site location isn't listed here, check with the Western Scaffold Hire Team on 8360 8047 if our Scaffold Hire service is available at your Melbourne location.

Scaffold Hire quotes are free from Western Scaffold. Email your plans to hire@westernscaffold.com.au with your full contact details, and one of the Western Scaffold Hire Team memebers will contact you within 4 business hours to discuss your scaffold hire needs.


Job Opportunities at Western Scaffold


Western Scaffold require a reliable, experienced & hard working Scaffolder to join our busy  crew.

Work is outdoors on various residential building sites across Melbourne. Basic Scaffold Licence (or higher) required.

Full time hours with overtime on most days.



We're looking for a hard working & reliablelabourer to join our fast paced scaffold team at sites all across Melbourne. You will be responsible for moving & handling steel scaffold, assisting the erection & dismantle of scaffold, yard & general duties. You'll need to be fit, crave hard work, think on your feet, able to work within a team & follow instructions.

Previous scaffold experience isn't required, although is an advantage. You may have previously been a brickies labourer or looking for a job to help you keep fit. Many of our scaffolders started off as a labourer, so you just never know where this role could take you.


Above positions require your Red Card, Drivers License and own car. Forklift & HR Licence an advantage.

To apply for either of these positions, please email your resume to employment@westernscaffold.com.au or fax to 8360 8049.  Sorry, in person or telephone applications are not accepted.


Scaffold Hire Melbourne

Western Scaffold Hire Team make it easy for you to arrange scaffold hire for your Melbourne building project.

Whether you are a Builder, Trades person or you're building your own home, Western Scaffold will take care of your site's scaffold solution. Your fixed price quote itemises your scaffold hire, installation, dismantle & delivery, so there are no nasty surprises at the end.

All you need to do is send us your plans and we will take care of the rest. Scaffold hire has never been so easy!

You can email or fax your plans to 8360 8049.


Looking to buy Kwikstage Scaffolding?

Western Scaffold stocks Kwikstage scaffolding and related products for clients preferring to buy rather than hire their scaffolding. With the end of financial year fast approaching, it's a perfect time to start or add to your own scaffolding system.

We stock items for Kwikstage scaffolding including standards, ledgers, transoms, braces, steel boards, ladder access transoms, hop ups, tie bars, corner fillers, screw jacks, fittings... and the list goes on.

You can also buy related items such as timber Hyplank, shade cloth, soleboards, steel tube, stillages and aluminium ladders. Everything you need for your own scaffold stocks is available from Western Scaffold - including the scaffolders! Western Scaffold is available to install, dismantle and transport your own scaffolding. It's a perfect solution if you want to own your own scaffold and need licensed scaffolders every now and then to take care of the hard work.

New stock is arriving soon! Call 03 8360 8047 now to arrange a quote for your specific requirements.


Press Release

Click here to read our latest press release - "Kwikstage scaffold hire service allows safe scaffold on building sites"



How can I arrange a quote for scaffold hire?

Western Scaffold specialises in Kwikstage steel scaffold hire for all residential and commercial building projects.

Most jobs can be quoted off the plan, however we are available to visit the site for more complicated projects or for existing buildings that may not have plans available.

If you have plans you would like to submit to us for a free hire quote, please email or fax to the Western Scaffold Hire Team on 8360 8049.

Remember to send us your company details and full contact information so we can contact you to discuss your requirements.

Can you visit me onsite?

Yes. Some projects can be quoted from the plan, however we will visit your site for more complicated jobs or for existing buildings where plans may not be available.

If you would like to meet us onsite to discuss your project, we are happy to do so.

After hour appointments may be available upon request.

To arrange a onsite visit from one of the Western Scaffold Hire Estimators, please email or call us on 8360 8047.

Which locations can I hire scaffold in?

Western Scaffold hire scaffold for all building projects in Melbourne, Geelong and regional Victoria.

We are often seen at sites in Melbourne's new housing estates at Point Cook, Sanctuary Lakes, Tarneit, Williams Landing, Wyndham Vale, Derrimut, Doreen, Caroline Springs, Burnside, Doreen, Bundoora, Epping, Maidstone, Williamstown, Altona, Lalor, Mernda, Melton, Taylors Lakes, Tayloys Hill,Werribee and more.

Western Scaffold are available for residential scaffold hire projects in Geelong, Torquay, Highton, Barwon Heads and Ocean Grove.

If your Melbourne site location isn't listed here, please call 8360 8047 or email hire@westernscaffold.com.au

Do I need scaffold for my building project?

WorkSafe have strict laws that all building & construction sites must obey. Heavy fines, site shut downs and legal action may be imposed by WorkSafe on Builders and Owner Builders who do not comply with WorkSafe laws.

Western Scaffold can help to ensure your site meets WorkSafe regulations and make sure your site is safe for your workers.

You can contact WorkSafe with any queries relating to your legal obligations for your building project via the WorkSafe Victoria website.

Call Western Scaffold on 8360 8047 or email us to find out how we can help.

What level of service do you offer?

Western Scaffold is proud to offer all clients expert advise on your building project to ensure your site meets WorkSafe regulations and your trades work safely and efficiently.

Our clients are issued with their own Site Supervisor and have access to their mobile number and email address to ensure they are fully contactable.

All our scaffolders and labours are fully trained and qualified for the work they do and are appropriately supervised to ensure the highest quality of work on every site.

We endeavour to ensure all hire bookings are performed on time, however due to the nature of our work we are occasionally affected by factors beyond our control. Weather and unforeseen complications have been known to slightly delay jobs, however this is a rare occurrence and the majority of our bookings are completed on time without a hitch.

What is the minimum hire period available on scaffold hire?

Scaffold hire periods start at 2 weeks.

How far in advance do I need to book my scaffold installation?

Generally, 7-10 working days is sufficient to book your scaffold installation. During busy periods such as December and around Easter it is advised to give as much notice as possible to ensure you can secure a booking.

It is important to note, this time frame can vary depending on work load.

Call us on 8360 8047 or email us to find out our current estimated lead time for installations.

Can I install the scaffold myself?

We do not recommend installing a scaffold system yourself due to safety & legal reasons. Western Scaffold are fully licensed and our staff are experienced to design, install and dismantle scaffold to suit your requirements. We also carry Public Liability & WorkCover insurance.

However, if you or a contractor is fully licensed to build scaffold we are able to hire scaffold to you without our labour component. Western Scaffold does not take responsibility for any scaffold which is hired without our installation & dismantle service. Scaffold which is installed by the builder or it's contractors is the responsibility of the Builder.

Can Western Scaffold install my scaffold outside normal business hours?

If you have a specific requirement for scaffold to be installed outside business hours, weekend

Will I get a discount for long hire periods?

Yes. Western Scaffold offer discounted weekly hire rates for long term projects requiring Kwikstage scaffold hire in Melbourne, Geelong and regional Victoria. Call us now on 8360 8047 or email your details for a staff member to contact you.

I'm an Owner Builder. How can you help me?

If you are an Owner Builder for your own home or investment property, Western Scaffold can help make the scaffold hire for your project the easy part.

The key to success is often in the time it takes to complete the overall building project. A well-executed project means you pay less to the banks on interest and you or your tenants can move in as quickly as possible. It is imperative that your trades people can work as quickly, efficiently and safely as possible.

Western Scaffold will install a scaffold system that is designed with your trade’s people in mind, and assist in their workflow.

As an Owner Builder, are responsible to ensure your site complies with WorkSafe laws. If your site does not meet those obligations you risk heavy fines imposed by WorkSafe and your site may be shut down. Legal action may be brought against you personally if a person is injured on your site. Western Scaffold can help ensure your site is safe and complies with WorkSafe laws.

All we need you to do is send us your plans and contact details and we will work with you to ensure you get the best scaffold system for your building project.



Which scaffold products do you sell?

Our range includes Steel Modular Scaffold, Steel Planks, Acrow Props, Aluminium Mobile Towers, Scaffold Ladders, Aluminium Planks and Shade Cloth.

Call us now on 03 8360 8047 to arrange a Free Quote.

How can I arrange a quote to purchase scaffold?

I don't know exactly what items I need for my job. Can you help?

That's okay. Western Scaffold can help compile a list of components for you.

You may want to simply purchase enough scaffold for a specific building project, or add onto your existing stocks to suit a variety of needs. Western Scaffold can recommend an items list to suit your requirements.

Call us on 03 8360 8047 for further information.

Do you sell only to Builders?

We sell to Builders as well as Bricklayers, Renderers, Carpenters, Painters, Owner Builders & individuals.

Will I get a discount for bulk purchases?

Yes. Western Scaffold offer discounted prices for steel and aluminium scaffold purchased in large quantities. You can benefit from huge discounts when purchasing container loads of scaffold.

Speak to us on 03 8360 8047 to discuss your quote and see how our prices compare.

Can you deliver to me?

Yes. Western Scaffold sell steel and aluminium scaffold to clients Australia wide and have also sold products as far as New Caledonia.

Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney, Perth, Hobart, Brisbane, Gold Coast, MacKay, Darwin and regional locations are all places within our reach. If there’s a Road or a Port, we can get it there!



What kind of scaffold do I need for my project?

Kwikstage or Steel Modular Scaffold


Aluminium Mobile Towers

Stair Access Towers

Aluminium Trestles, Planks & Ladders

Is my existing Kwikstage scaffold compatible with yours?

Yes. Kwikstage scaffold is a Modular Scaffold system and fully compatible with our product. All items are fully interchangeable and can be easily integrated into your existing Kwikstage scaffold stocks.

What are the various prop sizes available?

Props are available in 5 sizes spanning between 1067mm – 4876mm and have a variety of working load limits.

Download Prop Specification Sheet



What are your business hours?

Our office hours are 9am – 5pm Monday – Friday (excluding Public Holidays & Christmas period).

Our scaffolders work onsite between 7:30am – 3:00pm Monday – Friday.

You can send plans and enquiries to us 24 hours a day via email or fax to 03 8360 8049.

What are your payment methods?

We gladly accept cash, EFT payments and Company Cheque (3 day clearance period applies).

Builders may also apply for a Credit Account. Please email us if you would like an account application form to be sent to you. Applications are processed within 5 business days, and are subject to approval.

How do I get a job with Western Scaffold?

Western Scaffold are always looking for great staff to join our crew. If you are interested in employment opportunities with us, email your resume to employment@westernscaffold.com.au

Can I hire your scaffolders to install my scaffold on my site?

Our scaffolders work exclusively on Western Scaffold sites and unavailable for labour only hire.

Do you have examples of other scaffold work you have done in the past?

Yes. All photos on this website have been taken of our previous work in Melbourne & Geelong.



Call us now on 03 8360 8047 or email us if you would like further information on Western Scaffold's products & services.