Silver Chef


SilverChef has helped more than 50,000 businesses bring their dreams to life over the past 30 years, through flexible equipment finance designed exclusively for the hospitality industry. 

Your options




What is it?

Rental agreement

Hire purchase agreement


Who owns the asset?

SilverChef and you rent it from us

SilverChef, until your final payment is made – then it’s yours


Minimum finance amount





12 months (1 year)

48 months (4 years)


Options at the end of term

Flexible options available

Choose to purchase or upgrade the equipment during or at the end of the 12-month term. At 12 months, you have additional options to continue renting, return the equipment or work towards ownership.


You own your equipment

At the end of term, you make your final payment, then you own the equipment.

Potential tax benefits


Your rental payments are generally tax deductible.

You may be eligible for tax benefits and deductions.

Upfront payment?


Six weeks’ bond, plus first week’s rental payment.

$495, plus first lease payment.

Regular payment frequency




Please note: Terms and conditions apply. Tax considerations are general and based on present taxation laws and may be subject to change. You should seek independent, professional tax advice before making any decision based on this information.  


How to get started


  1. Apply for funding. It’s easy – apply online, over the phone or at Commercial Catering Equipment. Most Rent-Try-Buy applications are approved for up to $40,000 within 10 minutes.


  1. Choose your equipment. Work with the sales team at Commercial Catering Equipment and get the right equipment for your establishment.


  1. Order your equipment. Once your application is approved, Commercial Catering Equipment will finalise your order and arrange delivery.


  1. Start your agreement. Start your regular Rent-Try-Buy or Lease-to-Keep payments.


Don’t put it off any longer. SilverChef's Rent-Try-Buy® offers flexible funding for hospitality equipment, making it easier for you to open that café, expand that restaurant or renovate that bar. Why wait? Don’t dream, Do with SilverChef