Cost guides
Carports
Carport

How much does a carport cost?

  • R150R190 / sqm
    Carport installation
  • R5000R15,000
    6x6 carport
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Below is a cost guide for carports and the different varieties available. The prices quoted are estimates. For an exact price request a quote.


Carport installation

  • R150R190 / sqm

Price of carport installation per square metre. Installation cost depends on the chosen material (steel, aluminium, wood), whether you need to install any electricity or other features. Prices also vary from installer to installer. Carport installation costs range between R150 / sqm and R190 / sqm with an average of R170 / sqm.

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Single carport

  • R4000R10,000

This is the price for a carport for a single car. Single carports typically measure 3x6m. Final prices depend on the chosen materials and exact measurements. The average cost of a single carport is R7000, or typically between R4000 and R10,000.

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Double carport

  • R5000R15,000

This is the price for a carport for two cars. Double carports typically measure 6x6m. Final prices depend on the chosen materials and exact measurements. The cost of a double carport typically runs from R5000 to R15,000, averaging at R10,000.

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Triple carport

  • R15,000R25,000

This is the price for a carport for three cars. Triple carports typically measure 9x6m. Final prices depend on the chosen materials and exact measurements. For a triple carport, expect to pay between R15,000 and R25,000.

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6x6 carport

  • R5000R15,000

The six by six metres carport is a standard size for a double carport that can house two cars. It usually sits on four posts and has a flat roof with either IBR or corrugated iron either galvanized or chromadek. Price depends on the chosen materials and exact measurements. 6x6 carport costs range between R5000 and R15,000 with an average of R10,000.

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Recent jobs for carports

Solid roof carport

  • City or suburb: Durban North
  • Number of cars: 1 car
  • Carport use: Private
  • Estimated project start: 1–3 months

Could I get a quote to put up an IBR Car single port and a quote to put up a single n aluminium car port so I can compare the costs. I need the person to come and see me as I live in a complex and the car port I want to put up myst look like all the others here. I have the architects measurements to work on.

Solid roof carport

  • City or suburb: Uitenhage
  • Number of cars: Custom size (trucks, vans, etc.)
  • Carport use: Private
  • Estimated project start: 1–3 months

It is more of a shade similar to a carport. It is for my back yard. plus-minus 6m long by 3,5m wide. I am basically looking at covering the space between the two washing poles. The length between the poles is 7.7m – so 8m. The width is between 3.5 to 4m. Basically a carport structure – see examples further below. Not too sure but the sheets must let light through for clothing on the line.

Shade net carport

  • City or suburb: Garden Route, Groot Brakrivier
  • Number of cars: 2 cars
  • Carport use: Private
  • Estimated project start: Within a month

I need a shade net carport that can accommodate 2 cars, dimensions 7m (width) x 5.7m (depth) x 3m (entry height) . It will be free standing, i.e. no attachments to any buildings, all four sides should be secured to the ground. The structure must be made from galvanised steel. The net should additionally cover 3 of the four sides to form an enclosed structure (only the entry point should be open) The carport needs to be removable and must be able to be resurrected at a new location at a later stage. Please provide a quote that specifies the following components separately: (1) Frame structure, (2) Net, (3) Assembly.

Solid roof carport

  • City or suburb: Chelmsfordville
  • Number of cars: Custom size (trucks, vans, etc.)
  • Carport use: Private
  • Estimated project start: Within a month

9.3m long x 5.3m wide awning. Steel support members must be galvanized with white powder coat. Chromodek sheeting in white. One corner may be supported by exterior walls of house. All other corners require supports. A midspan support one side may be provided by the external walls of house. A freestanding mid-span support will be acceptable. 4 freestanding supports are envisaged.

Shade net carport

  • City or suburb: Cape Town, southern suburbs
  • Number of cars: 2 cars
  • Carport use: Private
  • Estimated project start: 1–3 months

I need a shade net carport that can accommodate 2 cars, dimensions 7m (width) x 5.7m (depth) x 3m (entry height) . It will be free standing, i.e. no attachments to any buildings, all four sides should be secured to the ground. The structure must be made from galvanised steel. The net should additionally cover 2 of the four sides ( entry point should be open) The carport needs to be removable and must be able to be resurrected at a new location at a later stage. Please provide a quote that specifies the following components separately: (1) Frame structure, (2) Net, (3) Assembly.

Solid roof carport

  • City or suburb: Cape Town
  • Number of cars: Custom size (trucks, vans, etc.)
  • Carport use: Private
  • Estimated project start: 1–3 months

I need a carport that can accommodate 2 cars, dimensions 7m (width) x 6 m (depth) x 3m (entry height) . It will be free standing, i.e. no attachments to any buildings, all four sides should be secured to the ground. The structure must be made from galvanised steel. The net should additionally cover 3 of the four sides to form an enclosed structure (only the entry point should be open) The carport needs to be removable and must be able to be resurrected at a new location at a later stage. Please provide a quote that specifies the following components separately: (1) Frame structure, (2) Net, (3) Assembly.

Shade net carport

  • City or suburb: Melville, Johannesburg
  • Number of cars: 2 cars
  • Carport use: Private
  • Estimated project start: Within a month

We live in Melville with tandem parking between the house and boundary wall. The width of the area is 2.6m, just enough to squeeze a car in. We can fit 2 cars back to back. We would like a quote on a wood slate carport roof to be created between the house wall and boundary wall to shade and cover the 2.6 wide space where the cars park. If the wood slats can be covered with shade cloth that would be idea. Thank you!

Solid roof carport

  • City or suburb: Melville, Johannesburg
  • Number of cars: 2 cars
  • Carport use: Private
  • Estimated project start: Within a month

We live in Melville with tandem parking between the house and boundary wall. The width of the area is 2.6m, just enough to squeeze a car in. We can fit 2 cars back to back. We would like a quote on a wood slate carport roof to be created between the house wall and boundary wall to shade and cover the 2.6 wide space where the cars park. If the wood slats can be covered that would be idea. Thank you!

Solid roof carport

  • City or suburb: Edenvale, Gauteng
  • Number of cars: 2 cars
  • Carport use: Private
  • Estimated project start: Within a month

Good day Can you please mail me a quote on a carport installation Remove or revamp/extend existing carport , which is aprox.3.7m x 5m , To 10m x 3.7m one side connected to house with a mix of IBR sheeting and poly carb sheeting. Slope away from house wall. My name is alex jackson Address= 1 Lopis street , sherbrooke estate Edenglen

Solid roof carport

  • City or suburb: Milnerton, Cape Town
  • Number of cars: 2 cars
  • Carport use: Private
  • Estimated project start: Within a month

We have an existing shade port with a fixed front wall and 2 x side panels and an automated garage door. We have the garage door motor and 2 x fluorescent lights fitted to the roof support structure. The roof is in 2 x sections, with a flexible join in the middle. The existing material used does not provide sufficient waterproof cover. Depending on options available, we may consider replacing 2 x sides as well. Our priority is the roof area.