About Us

About Us

Proudly Family Owned South Australian Business

Direct Labour is a local family owned and operated Labour Hire business based in Adelaide, South Australia. With over 20 years of hands-on experience and a background in engineering, construction, agriculture, mining & tourism the team at Direct Labour possess a deep and relevant knowledge base. We have the ability to provide tailor-made workforce solutions with a comprehensive understanding of the needs and perspectives of all relevant stakeholders.

Connecting People

Bringing people together is what we do best. Years of networking locally and internationally have allowed us to build a quality pool of talent and partnerships across multiple sectors. Our expertise lies in understanding the specific needs of both the business and their workforce, facilitating the ideal match that leads to mutual success and lasting relationships.

Local Expertise

The Direct Labour team understands the challenges that regional and rural businesses encounter when addressing their workforce needs. Accommodation, transport and logistical issues faced by new workers in both remote and urban areas of our state are all part of the support service provided to ensure all round customer satisfaction.

Simple, Fast, Reliable

Labour hire doesn’t need to be complex. At Direct Labour we can rapidly find, screen and engage quality people for your daily, project or seasonal needs. We have a reliable database of candidates ready to select from and the ability to quickly source from outside networks both locally and internationally. We simplify the process so you can focus on your core business.

To us it's more than just Labour Hire!

We are a personable hands-on specialist Labour Hire firm with local roots and broad experience covering all aspects of employment and business. Building and maintaining long term relationships and establishing trust with both our clients and employees are at the foundation of our culture. To us it’s more than just Labour Hire.

Our Values


Safety is our top priority. We understand the importance of creating a safe work environment for all our clients and workers.


We continue to maintain the high quality and reputation of our candidates through our comprehensive recruitment and feedback processes.


We are committed to maintaining transparency and upholding ethical standards in all our business practices.


We respect the rights, wishes and feelings of our clients, workforce, candidates, communities, and the environment.


We prioritise strong, mutually beneficial relationships, with an emphasis on collaboration, respect, and shared success.


We respond with speed and flexibility to ever-changing conditions to meet our clients needs and expectations

Our Focus

Labour Solutions Tailored to Your Needs


States of Operation

Do you have staffing requirements? We will help you find the best match for your team today!

Direct Labour provides tailored labour hire services across a broad range of industries and locations. Practical workforce management that maintains the performance and profitability of your business.