Kidsafe Qld has over 3,000 child restraints available for hire. A Baby Capsule Hire Service is available for 3 or 6 months or until the child has outgrown the capsule. All hired restraints are fitted by trained experts (included in the hire fee). Appointments are necessary. Call 07 3854 1829 or book online.
Babies cannot transition into a forward facing child car restraint until they have good neck control and meet the minimum height requirements of the new standard child car restraints. Call Kidsafe's professional fitters for more information.
Kidsafe Qld also has a short term hire service for those coming to Queensland for a short break. All hired restraints are fitted free of charge with any required accessories provided. Appointments are necessary. For short term hires and hires of any seat apart from the Safe-N-Sound Baby Capsule, please call the office 3854 1829 for bookings.
A refundable deposit of $60 is required for all child car restraints on hire. Prices from 1 June 2018.
Safe-N-Sound Baby Capsule (from birth)
3 month hire: $60 Extra base $35
6 month hire: $90 Extra base $50
Unity Infant Carrier (from 2kg)
3 month hire: $120 Extra base $65
6 month hire: $160 Extra base $80
Britax Click & Go Receivers for Unity to connect
to the the Baby Jogger City Select and
Baby Jogger City Mini: $29.95 (not included in hire).
Stridar Plus Carrier (from birth)
3 month hire: $120
6 month hire: $160
Maxi Cosi Mico (from birth)
3 month hire: $160
6 month hire: $200
Short term hires:
Baby safety capsule (from birth), convertible (rear and forward facing from birth to 4 years), forward facing only (up to 8 years), booster seats (from 4 years until approximately 10 years)
Week 1 (or part thereof): $50 Subsequent weeks: $25 per week.
Specialty items are also available for hire:
Paediatric wheelchairs (3 sizes) $180 for 6 weeks. Subsequent weeks $40 per week.
Wheelchair elevated leg rest (3 sizes) $180 for 6 weeks. Subsequent weeks $40 per week.
Child car restraints for children with hip spica plasters $150 for 6 weeks.
Kidsafe can supply modified and compliant Australian Standard Car Seats for children with disabilities and medical conditions as well as speciality harnesses. Kidsafe is a registered provider of services under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
Restraint hire service for children with fractures and hip spicas
Kidafe Queensland is also a provider of speciality child car restraints for children with medical conditions and disabilities and children unable to use conventional car restraints. We work closely with occupational therapists and physiotherapists to seat these children in Australian Standard child car restraints or compliant seats with modifications, as well as postural and behavioural harness as required. Call Kidsafe for further information on 3854 1829 as appointments are essential.
Moving from one restraint category to the next restraint category is determined by the child's age and size and in accordance with the Queensland Transport Child Restraint Rules.
Please note prices are subject to change without notice.
Child capsule and restraint hire & installation service locations
Kidsafe is expanding its operations throughout the state to ensure all our littlest Queenslanders are safely restrained while travelling in cars. Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) and Kidsafe Queensland have worked closely to ensure a smooth transition of the baby capsule hire service and child car restraint installation service to expand Kidsafe’s current service into regional Queensland.