Freight Container Services are specialists in shipping container sales and rental. We cover key UK locations that include London, Liverpool, Leeds, Birmingham, Felixstowe, Bristol, Southampton, Edinburgh and Cannock. You can find us at our Crawley HQ where you can view containers by appointment.

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Freight and Shipping Container Supply in East Sussex, West Sussex and all Surrounding Kent, Surrey and UK Areas

Formed in 2008 and now located in the Gatwick area, Freight Container Services (FCS) has 44 years of combined experience in the field of freight and shipping container supply. If you need to rent a shipping container, we can invite you to our premises in Faygate to view units of between 10ft and 20ft in size.

FCS fulfils the needs of clients from the domestic, commercial and industrial sectors. Locally, we cover Kent, Surrey, East Sussex and West Sussex, but we can offer freight container supply and shipping container supply on a nationwide scale.

We can offer a container storage sale or a container storage rental service.


We currently have access to stock at locations across the country, allowing us to supply sizes of 10ft, 20ft and 40ft. Other sizes may be available on request. A standard unit has a height of 8ft 6ins and a width of 8ft. A high cube container has an standard height of 9ft 6ins but comes in the same 8ft width as our standard units

Freight containers and shipping containers come fitted with padlock protector boxes as standard on new units and as an option on used units. New units have a five-year wind and watertight guarantee and used units have 12 months guarantee with the option to have these refurbished and repainted in any colour at additional cost.


If you would prefer to rent a shipping container or rent a container unit, FCS can offer short-term or long-term hire with depots at central locations across the entire country. Sizes begin at 10ft and go through to 45ft, and we can rent out over flexible periods. FCS also manages delivery and unloading.

We make freight container supply, shipping container supply and self-storage container supply simple through container storage rental services that focus on you, who we believe to be the most important part of our business.


Container storage sales and container storage rental services are perfect for those who are looking to self-store. Please contact us to discuss our latest purchase and hire costs, or to get free advice about the best type of unit for your needs. We can supply and deliver as part of a turnkey operation.

Regionally, FCS has a strong presence in Kent, Surrey, East Sussex and West Sussex but our name is well known across the UK.

Why Choose Us for Shipping Container
Sales and Rental

We are proud to have a vast wealth of experience in the shipping container and storage industry. We always ensure our containers are delivered to a high quality and are easily accessible to you.

Friendly & Reliable

Freight Containers Services provides a friendly, reliable service that's good value for money. With over 40 years combined industry experience our team is dedicated to finding you the right container at the right price

Fast Delivery

Road haulage and site delivery of equipment via crane mounted vehicles to deliver any size container.

Ready To Use

Fit for purpose and ready to use, our containers have 28mm wooden floor, they're wind and water tight with multiple lashing points and air vents.

24/7 Contact Line

Here to help and advise the best solution for you. From Sales to storage we have you covered. Once your done we also offer to buy back! Talk to us Today!

Lock Box Included

Included on new one trip containers, but fitted as and option to used containers. All lock boxes are within ISO dimensions.

Conversions & Adaptations

We can quote and provide bespoke adaptions and adjustments to new and used containers of all sizes. Including colour changes, cutting down to bespoke sizes, fitting windows and doors.

Container Storage Sales and Rentals

Our company can offer sales or rentals as a freight container and shipping container specialist. All units have the same important features to include a windproof and watertight design, lock boxes on new units (and optional on used containers), lashing points, marine ply floors with a 28mm thickness and air vents. Containers offer a wealth of unique shipping and storage choices.

Proudly trading as a full member of the Container Self-Storage and Traders Association (CSTA), we certify containers in accordance to the Lloyd’s Register Container Certification Scheme.

We are flexibly of owning are own transport manned by HGV 1 personnel, ALLMI crane certifications.

FCS even has its own certified accountant.

We carry all required liability insurances and because we have the backing of a reputable trade organisation in the CSTA, our customers know they can use us for freight container supply and shipping container supply without having to worry about being scammed. Subject to suitable site conditions, FCS will deliver a unit where you want it, and when you want it, with professionalism, passion and pride.


For freight and shipping container supply in Kent, Surrey, East Sussex, West Sussex and all UK areas, call FCS on 01403 915674 , 07551 656263 or 07831 142401 (24 hours).