Janet’s China Hire
We at Janet’s China Hire are a family run business who have been successfully trading since 1986. We cater for weddings, corporate events and special events – we always aim to treat every event as if it were our own! Located near Maidstone in Kent, we cover the whole of Kent, East Sussex and S.E. London. We have a vast selection of stock available and we can cater for either a small do or a big event with a guest list of up to 1,500 people!

The range of items we stock include:

  • Three ranges of china
  • Three different patterns of cutlery
  • Two styles of glassware
  • Serving dishes
  • Linen
  • Tableware
  • Catering equipment
  • Wedding items

Our prices include our comprehensive washing-up service.

OUR CHINA HIRE INCLUDES: Royal Doulton White China, Gold Edged Cream China and Serving Dishes.

OUR GLASSWARE RANGE INCLUDES: Standard Glassware, Michelangelo Glassware, Glass Jugs, Glass Tableware & Glass Bowls.

OUR TABLEWARE INCLUDES: cake stands, Trays & Salvers, Canape Platters, Tea & Coffee Pots, condiments & Silverware, Wooden Tableware & Basket-ware & Drinks Accessories

**NEW – OUR VINTAGE CHINA RANGE – We now stock vintage china for hire including: teacups, plates, teapots, cake stands.

If you would like to transport items to and from the venue yourself, then our opening times for collection and return of hired goods start from 8.30am until 4pm daily. We also offer a transport service to provide delivery and collection of your selected goods to the venue of your choice.

Please email for pricing and availability.

Please do not hesitate to get in contact with us for more information – we are here to help you in any way possible! Or visit our social media pages to hear about our latest events, news and deals.

Opening Hours


8.30am – 4.30pm


8.30am – 4.30pm


8.30am – 4.30pm


8.30am – 4.30pm


8.30am – 4.30pm





Peak Season Times ABOVE (May – September) / Off-Peak Season Times (October – April): Monday - Friday 8.30am – 4.00pm