Scaffold boards and timber planks for sale

We pride ourselves in supplying the general public and trades with high-quality timber scaffold boards. You can purchase new and used scaffolding planks from us and we provide a fast delivery service and we have multiple sizes available in stock.

Every timber board we sell will be hard wearing and long lasting, they are also British Standard Kite mark BS:2482:2009 which is featured on the metal band. This is the standard reference for scaffold boards in the UK.

The boards we have for sale are extremely versatile and can be used for many different DIY, landscaping and gardening projects. See our list below:

  • You can create timber shelves and shelving for your house or a shed.
  • You can make different types of tables including a dining table top, garden table, desk or worktop.
  • They can be used for decking or internal flooring.
  • You can use them to build various items of furniture and this can include timber wardrobes, bed frames, a sofa, chairs, bookshelves and doors.
  • You can also construct garden items like fence panels and fencing, planters or raised beds, benches or seating.
  • They are also suitable for paths and walkways.

The list is endless of what can be built from a scaffold board, so if you have the ability and time to build things from scratch these boards are a great product to use.

What sizes do you have available to buy and what are their dimensions?


We currently sell our scaffold planks in three different sizes which are 13ft, 10ft and 8ft and the dimensions of each these timber boards are the same apart from the length and these are as follows:

  • Width: 9 inches or 225mm.
  • Thickness: 1.5 inches or 38mm.

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Customer frequently asked questions:


Are your timber scaffold boards treated?

No, our boards are not treated with anything.

Are your boards banded?

Yes, all of the planks that you purchase from us will be banded, this is to help prevent the wooden board from splitting. The bands are nailed into each end of the board and they can be removed easily but at this moment in time we do not offer this service.

Where can I buy scaffold boards?

Direct from us, all you have to do is send us your quote and we will get right back to you with a delivery charge and next available date.

What is the weight of a board?

Typically, a 3.9 metre plank weighs in at 18kg

How much weight can a scaffold plank hold?

These types of wooden planks are heavy duty and a recommended safe working load would be 0.61kN/m (Kilo-newton per meter) and that is spread across four boards.

Can you use the planks that you sell for decking?

We do not primarily sell this product specifically to use as decking, however used planks are definitely a favourite choice by our customers to use as decking, but we are not responsible if you decide they are not suitable for your decking project.

What is each plank made of?

It is always interesting to know what wood our scaffold boards are made from and ours are made from FSC approved European sustainable whitewood timber (its botanical name is Picea abies).

How long is a scaffold board?

You will find more than just one single size of board that we sell. Current sizes are 8ft, 10ft and 13ft timber boards. If you require a different size, please do contact us as we may be able to acquire them for you and your project.

How much is each scaffold plank?

The price of our planks varies depending on the size and quality and discount will always be given on large quantity orders. However, our prices start from:

£14.50 each for a 3.9m plank.

£11.00 each for the 3.0m plank.

£10.00 each for our 2.4m board.

You will see our prices clearly stated under each product listing and if you wish to order a large amount please contact us first to see what current discounts, we are able to offer.

How thick is a scaffold board?

The thickness of all our boards is standard and measures in at 1.5 inches (36mm).





Information on placing an order with us.

Returns and refunds

When you receive your goods please ensure you check your items before you sign the delivery note the driver leaves. If for any reason you are not happy with any items, we have delivered then please let the driver know and he will return these to our depot and a refund will be issued or we can arrange a re-delivery (please note in some circumstances you may incur another deliver charge for this).

Payment options

We offer payment by instant bank transfer, debit or credit card via PayPal in which an extra 4% will be added to your total cost to cover our fees. Funds must be clear in our account before we are able to confirm and deliver your goods.

Faulty products

In the unfortunate instance you receive a faulty or sub-standard item from us, then please send it straight back with the driver for a full refund. We try to ensure that our products are quality checked before leaving our yard but on the odd occasion human error can take place.


If you are looking to purchase large quantities, for example over 50 boards then please do get in touch with our sales team as we are always open to offer discounts for larger orders.


We offer a fast and efficient service to your door to most addresses in the mainland UK. Our charges do vary, and this depends on the quantity you have ordered and also your location. On average our prices start from £35 but can rise to £80 and above. Please contact us first to find out more.

All scaffold boards much be checked on arrival and must match the delivery note, they must also be signed for, if you are unable to be there to take delivery then we can leave your order, but it will then be at your own risk and we will not be responsible for damaged goods or missing items etc.

Our delivery service operates Monday through to Friday 8am until 5pm only. 95% of our deliveries are made using large lorries including a 7.5-ton vehicle and a 25-ton vehicle so we will require information regarding what the access is like to your delivery destination. You must also provide clear and easy access for the drivers to pull up kerbside or as far as the vehicle can go to off load your goods. Unfortunately, the drivers are not permitted to carry or walk any items to another area.


We are not responsible for any accidents that may occur when using any items purchased from us, you are responsible for using these in a safe manner and we always advise that only qualified persons should operate any product sold by Sussex Scaffolding Supplies.

We will also not be responsible if we are asked to leave your scaffold boards without a signature, they are your responsibility once the driver has left them.

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