Catering Hire
Catering Hire
Catering Hire

Catering Hire Equipment

If you decide to hire any catering services but are not sure what you require then do not panic, almost every company will guide you in terms of what equipment you require. Hiring a company that has pristine equipment is essential otherwise your gathering may look second rate. In this guide, we will explore what types of catering equipments are available to hire.

Nowadays there are plenty of companies that offering equipment for hire, therefore, you will not only be able to get everything you require, you will also be able to get it for a great price if you look around. Most companies will offer everything on this list, however, it may be that to get all the equipment you require you have to hire it from two or more catering companies, this is fine, but you need to make sure that all your equipment matches in terms of looks and quality.


There are plenty of different types of cutlery available on the market; therefore, searching around for a look that suits your party and budget is not only necessary but simple. Prices can vary a lot depending on style and what you require, however, for a party of 100, you will be paying in the region of L80-100 for knives, forks and spoons.


Probably the most important feature of any catering event, the china can often define a party. Once again prices vary massively depending on what you hire, however, for a party of 100; you should be looking at paying in the region of L80-100 for plates, dessert plates and side dishes.

Tea and Coffee

Depending on your event, you may decide that serving tea and coffee is a good choice. If this is the case then you will not only need to hire cups and saucers but also machines to make the tea and coffee. For a party of 100, you will be spending in the region of L100-L150.


If you are planning to sit down and eat, or even if you are not, having chairs and tables is a must. Remember, if you are not planning to eat, then a party of 100 you will not require 100 chairs as everybody will not be sitting down at the same time. For a sit down party of 100, you will be looking at spending in the region of L300-L500 depending on what type of chairs and tables you decide to hire.

Table Linen

Having a 'blank' table with nothing to cover it cannot only be very boring, it will also be unappealing. A 'basic' white table linen to accommodate 100 people will cost in the region of L100-L300 depending on the size of the tables and how many tables you decide to have.

As you can see from above, there is plenty of equipment that is available to hire. Making sure that you find the right company for your needs are just as essential as getting the best price, therefore, there is a lot of effort required to make sure your event is flawless.

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