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What is the capacity of a portable toilet?

Whether organising luxury toilet hire for a wedding or portable toilet hire for a construction site, it helps to know the size and capacity of the units available. Our guide will help!

Event planning and facilities management can be challenging but with this easy to follow guide, portable toilet hire shouldn’t present any difficulties.

Portable toilets for hire from JB Event Facilities

We offer a range of standard portable plastic toilet units as follows, suitable for construction and larger events where economy is important:

Single event plastic toilet unit

Dimensions - the overall external width of our single event toilet is 1.19m (interior width 1.16m) and it stands 2.31m high, giving an internal height of 2.11m.

Features - equipped with a single toilet with a foot-operated flush system, plus mirror, the unit requires no water or electricity supply and is delivered fully stocked with hand sanitiser and toilet paper.

Capacity - the unit will service up to 50 people over an 8-hour period.

Suitable for – a great economical solution for construction sites, home renovation projects and smaller events. For larger events or where more units are required, multiple units can be delivered and installed.

Standard 4+2 mains unit

Dimensions – our largest standard toilet unit, the standard 4+2 mains is 6.0m long (7.5m with towing frame, 2.4m wide (3.0m including steps), and 3.0m high.

Features – the unit offers 4 ladies' toilets, 2 men’s toilets and 4 urinals. However, there is a central door between the sections which can be left open to transform the unit into a males only facility. 

Capacity – the unit is more than able to service in excess of 450 people over an 8-hour event.

Suitable for – the perfect solution for organisers of high footfall events working to budget restraints, including sporting fixtures, music festivals and county shows.

Disabled portable toilet hire

Dimensions – the accessible plastic toilet unit measures 2.3m high, 1.57m wide and 1.57m long with an extra wide door frame of 0.81m.

Features – the unit features wheelchair-friendly roll-in ground level floor access with interior handrails. The spacious interior is big enough for a wheelchair to manoeuvre comfortably and has a fully flushing recirculating tank. Fully stocked alcohol hand sanitisers are included and there are baby changing facilities.

Suitable for - if you only have the room or the budget for one toilet, a disabled toilet should be the one you choose to meet the requirements of all your guests or staff. These units are ideal for parties, county shows, and construction sites.

Our extensive range of luxury toilet trailers include the following:

Luxury 1+1 toilet unit

Dimensions – our smallest luxury toilet unit, the Luxury 1+1 is a single axle unit and has an external height of 2.7m, is 2m wide and 2.8m long (4.17m incl. the towing frame).

Features – this small but well-equipped unit has one female toilet and one male toilet, each with a separate vanity area with hot and cold running water and all consumables.

Capacity – perfect for up to 100 people over an 8-hour period.

Suitable for – the ideal solution for intimate garden parties  and small weddings. A great addition for the family during renovations to a bathroom or a cloakroom at home too.

Luxury 4+2 toilet unit

Dimensions – the luxury 4+2 toilet unit is the biggest luxury unit on the market, measuring 6.4m in length (7.8m with towing frame), 2.45m wide (3.45m with steps), and 3.0m high. The overall weight of the trailer unit is 2600kg.

Features – comprising 4 ladies' toilets, 2 men’s toilets and 4 urinals, the unit has hot and cold running water and features a luxurious interior with brushed aluminium fittings, bevelled edged mirrors and subtle mood lighting. The spacious vanity areas each have two basins and come fully stocked with indulgent handwash and hand lotion and all paper goods are environmentally friendly.

Capacity – ideal for up to 450 people over an 8-hour period.

Suitable for – a luxury unit that befits high end, high profile events. This is ideal for large corporate events, charity events, weddings and sporting events.

Luxury disabled toilet hire

Dimensions – the luxury disabled toilet unit is 8.5m long (including the ramp), 2.3m wide, and 2.8m high. The overall trailer weight is 1500kg and the door width is 1.0m.

Features – this spacious unit lowers flat to the floor and has a ramp with double hand rail for easy access. The sink and the mirror are positioned at a reduced height and the unit is DDA compliant. There is also a drop down baby changing station.

Suitable for – perfect for providing accessibility for all at events of any size, including weddings, corporate events and sporting events.

The above is just a selection of the wide range of portable toilet hire and luxury toilet hire available from JB Event Facilities. We have units of all sizes and we also supply portable urinals that are suitable for keeping queues to a minimum at events with a higher proportion of male attendees. 

Our friendly sales team can advise you on the best units for your event and can be reached by phone on 01280 851200 or by email at info@jbeventfacilities.co.uk.