Frequently Asked Questions

In short, yes you will require an EWPA Yellow Card competence in order to operate any Auslift elevated work platforms.  This is in order to protect firstly the operator, but also other people and property from injury or worse.  The EWPA yellow card competency is a Nationally Recognised training module and is a minimum requirement in order to meet your duty of care to any employees using Access Equipment.  For more information, please read the following link from the EWPA website. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

You will need Nationally Recognised Training for all Elevated Work Platforms in order to operate Auslift Access Equipment.  Boom Lifts with a maximum platform height under 11m are no different.  You will require an EWPA Yellow Card competence with a BL endorsement to operate these boom lifts.  For more information on why you need this license, please click on the following link. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

It is illegal to operate a Boom lift without the correct High Risk Work License from Worksafe with a WP Class endorsement.  Worksafe does have a taskforce driving around sites, and hefty fines will be the result for anyone without the correct license.

Our Hire Division is currently only situated in Melbourne, but Yes you can pick up your own machinery, as long as you have the correct vehicle, restraints and competency.  The machine will not be released until the tow vehicle has been approved by our operations.  This is for yours and the publics safety as EWP's are extremely heavy and if they were to loosen mid transport, they pose a very serious danger.  Likewise, if your vehicle or trailer is under rated, it is very likely that this would affect your braking distance and also cause damage to your vehicle.  As a minimum, you will need an EWPA Yellow Card with a Transport endorsement to be allowed to load Auslift Access Equipment on your truck or trailer.

Yes we do.  Although our head office is in Dandenong South Victoria, we are authorised resellers for all major brands of Access Equipment including JLG, Genie and Haulotte.  We use our buying power with all the major suppliers to ensure you get a saving, without comprimising your manufacturer warranty.

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