About Us

ROYAL Formwork Solutions Sales & Hire Concrete Formwork Trade Centres are your one stop formwork shop for all your concrete construction needs.

With trade centres in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, and over 50 years in the building industry, we provide expert formwork solutions for sale or hire with excellent service, quick Australia-wide delivery and specialist advice.

We are trusted manufactures, distributers and suppliers of quality formwork systems, formwork accessories, falsework and general hardware.


Formwork comprises the moulds and temporary structures used to hold and support wet concrete until it sets. It has been used in concrete construction since Ancient times, including in the construction of one of Rome’s most iconic and well-preserved structures, the Pantheon.

Our History

Royal opened its doors in 1975 to meet the Formworker’s need for a specialist formwork supplier, dedicated to delivering solutions for formworkers in the growing concrete industry.

From humble beginnings as a timber and plywood importer and wholesaler, we have built upon and vastly expanded our product range, evolving to meet your needs for formwork systems and always delivering trade quality products straight to the trade.

Royal was formed upon the solid footings of sound industry understanding, developed with the step by step precision of delivering timely and quality solutions and is braced and supported with a network of dedicated staff, reliable suppliers and loyal customers, making it a trustworthy and dependable partner in construction. When you need to build with TRUST, build with ROYAL.

Royal continues to form solid relationships Australia wide. With a presence in the major cities along the Australian Eastern Seaboard and distribution network of manufacturers and transport companies across Australia, we deliver straight to your door.

Our Team

Our team brings a wealth of trade experience, product knowledge and industry understanding to the role. With passion and dedication, we pride ourselves on quick, friendly service and providing you with materials you can trust.

Our specialist knowledge in the formwork industry makes us formwork minded in all we do, from maintaining high stock levels, providing fast delivery and making your day easier, with all your formwork solutions, whether for purchase or hire, under one roof.

We have a great team of engineers ready to provide technical advice on all our formwork systems.

Royal delivers a full range of timber, plastic, aluminium and steel formwork systems, saving clients time and money with our One Stop Shop. For all your formwork needs, we provide:

  • Traditional Formwork Solutions
  • Falsework Solutions
  • Modular Aluminum Panel Systems
  • Vertical Elements Formwork Solutions
  • Concrete Formwork Accessories
  • Hardware
  • Safety Equipment

Our Brands

We manufacture a wide range of formwork solutions. Our brands include:

  • ROYALframe shoring systems;
  • ROYALseal;
  • ROYALply;
  • ROYALform;
  • ROYALedge;
  • ROYALplank;
  • ROYALprops;
  • ROYALformstage modular slab scaffolding system;
  • ROYALdek modular slab system;
  • ROYALribdek modular scaffolding system;
  • ROYALtube PVC Column Forms;
  • ROYAL column clamps; and
  • ROYAL Formsafe Systems.

Our Suppliers

We distribute quality products to local business, national and multinational companies for suppliers such as Carter Holt Harvey, Nelson Pine, Stramit, Ramset, Powers, Makita, Lufkin, Stabila, Fosroc, Irwin, Parchem, Estwing, Dincel and Lysaght.

We are the exclusive Australian distributor for the Italian Condor Formwork Systems. Condor has represented Italian excellence in quality formwork design, production and sale for the past 30 years and now provides an exciting opportunity for Australian Formworkers to experience the European difference.

Our Commitment to Sustainability

As a participant in the timber industry, Royal is conscious of sustainability being a key factor in its continued growth. We are mindful of our duty to protect and preserve our natural heritage and source our timber products responsibly from renewable, managed plantation forests. With a large stock of materials, competitive prices and fast delivery, our dedicated team is ready to provide all your formwork solutions today. Build with Trust. Build with ROYAL.


"We have been dealing with Royal Plywood from the first day we started over six years ago. With their one stop shop on formwork materials, and now with the hire, they cater for all our needs."


DM Formwork

"I have been a customer of Royal Plywood for several years, Royal Plywood staff have provided consistently efficient service especially responding quickly to orders made at short notice. In general, a pleasure to do business with."



“We find the team at Royal Plywood helpful and courteous, and they will go out of their way at all times to help us out. Their Sales Team are truly professional.”


Fitzgerald Constructions