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China Boy North is an established catering equipment hire company with a reputation for providing a personal and efficient service to each of our customers. Whether you just hire a corkscrew or a full temporary kitchen our service and support is just the same.

We take pride in our equipment to ensure you get the best possible hire products at a fair price. To ensure we continually achieve our high standards we charge a small fee for the dirty return of the equipment hired (for more information please see our full terms and conditions which can be found on this website). Our professional staff, based at our depot in Hampton near Malpas, Cheshire, have over 15 years experience in the catering hire industry, so you can be guaranteed top products with a first class customer service and attention to detail.

We are able to cater for long and short term hire, from a small intimate dinner party to a large conference and everything inbetween. Delivery and collection are arranged to suit your needs and you are more than welcome to collect your hire order from our depot.

As leading suppliers of catering equipment, we provide a range of catering equipment for hire across Whitchurch, Chester, Wrexham, Nantwich, and Telford and all surrounding areas. Products we offer include china, cutlery, glassware, barware, catering and kitchen accessories, tabletop accessories, event accessories, furniture and table linen

  • All equipment remains the property of China Boy North.
  • Prices quoted are for a 48 hour hire and are subject to VAT. A non refundable deposit of 50% is due on confirmation of orders. Payment for items hired must be paid for in full prior to delivery of the items.
  • Cancellation of orders will be charged as follows;10 to 14days prior 50% of hire cost, 5 to 10 days prior to delivery 75% of hire cost, less than 5 days 100% of hire cost. All deposits are non refundable.
  • China Boy North reserves the right to charge an additional fee, for amending orders within 48 hours of delivery.
  • The Hirer or Hirer’s agent is responsible for all items hired once they have been delivered on site, until they are picked up again by China Boy North at the end of the hire.
  • Upon confirmation of your order, a Site Information form will be sent to you. This must be completed and returned to us prior to delivery. Delivery/collection charge maybe altered at this point.
  • Prices quoted for delivery are from hard standing adjacent to main door and at ground level. We will make additional Charges in respect of waiting time, if the driver is unduly delayed or detained whilst conducting their job. Additional staffing fees will apply for the delivery of heavy equipment such as fridges.
  • We can deliver your order by a specified time; however between the months of May – September, there is an additional charge of £20.00 for this service.
  • All hired equipment is for use and storage indoors, unless specifically designed for outside use. If the equipment is stored outside the Hirer is fully responsible for damage caused by the weather.
  • All gas equipment should be used above ground level and in a well ventilated area. Gas bottles should be in the open air and over 1m from any opening.
  • China Boy North provides no insurance for the items once delivered to the Hirer or once collected by the Hirer. The Hirer agrees to insure all equipment on a full replacement basis against loss and theft.
  • Breakages will be charged at the standard replacement cost. This includes missing pieces, chipped and cracked items, bent cutlery as well as any other damage caused by the hirer. Broken or missing boxes will also be charged at the replacement cost. Once your order has been collected we will count the items and an invoice will be sent to you within 7 days for any breakages or losses where applicable.
  • It is the responsibility of the Hirer to check their order and notify China Boy North at once if there is a query.
  • It is the duty of the Hirer to provide a duly authorised representative to accept the items that are on hire. If the hirer fails to provide for this, they shall not be permitted to dispute subsequently the facts of the delivery, and will be deemed to have accepted the delivery and these conditions.
  • It is the duty of the Hirer to arrange for a suitable supply of electricity for use with hired electrical items. Under no circumstances should electrical equipment be used without it being correctly earthed, unless it is of double insulated construction.
  • It is the responsibility of the Hirer to make sure that all people using the items provided by China Boy North have had the correct training and instruction for safe use, and adhere with the instructions provided by China Boy North. It is also the Hires responsibility to ensure that items are not misused.
  • All items to be delivered to Hirer, clean and in good working order.
  • In the event of a breakdown of hired equipment, the Hirer should notify China Boy North. No attempt should be made to repair equipment unless China Boy North has given express permission.
  • If the Hirer has a complaint in regard to the condition, performance or suitability of equipment, they should contact China Boy North immediately. No consideration for redress will be given to a complaint once the equipment has been used.
  • The Hirer will indemnify us against any and every expense, liability, accidents, financial loss, claim or proceedings what so ever or damage to or loss of property arising out of the delivery, use, non use, repossession, collection or return of the equipment or any part of it.
  • China Boy North reserves the right to make substitutes without prior warning for the any items that may not be available.
  • All items must be returned to the boxes that they were delivered in (and put back on the trolleys if they have been provided). All glasses and cups are to be emptied prior to being put back in boxes; and plates to be cleared of excess food. China Boy North reserves the right to make a charge for excessively soiled items / unboxed items.
  • The Dirty Return Charge/cleaning charge is 20% of the total order cost. Linen and Heavy items are exempt from this charge. For heavy equipment we ask that these are wiped down prior to being returned. Any appliance with burnt on food, sauces or that are left in an unacceptable manner will incur the following charges: Oven: £20.00. Warming Ovens: £10.00. Oil remaining in fryer and not drained: £20.00 (all prices + VAT).
  • China Boy North will charge the Hirer interest of 3% per month for any invoices unpaid after 30 days. Where monthly account facilities have been granted, all invoices must be paid within 30 days of invoice date.
  • China Boy North will make every endeavour to make delivery and collection at the times indicated by the Hirer. No responsibility will be taken if requested times are not met. Removal will be made as soon as possible.
  • China Boy North is under no liability whatsoever for any injury or damage to persons or property or loss of profit claimed by the Hirer in respect of any interruptions, delays, inaccuracies, errors, omissions or any failure to deliver or from the use of any equipment under hire.