Who we are

We're the Mighty Helpful independent hardware store

Mitre 10, formed in 1959, is a large player in the Australian home improvement and hardware industry. The Mitre 10 group comprises:

  • Australia's largest independent home improvement and hardware wholesaler to the industry.
  • An iconic independent and local retail network of over 300 Mitre 10 and True Value Hardware stores.

Supported by the wholesaling part of the business, the network of Mitre 10 and True Value Hardware stores are privately owned, passionately operated and committed to helping every customer with expert advice. Our stores have been providing millions of homeowners with solutions to their home improvement projects for over 50 years. We are part of local communities throughout the country with many of our stores located in regional Australia.

Our people have always had real knowledge about hardware and home improvement, and offer practical advice that's not only easy to understand but could save you time and money.

Each of our privately owned stores are committed to carefully selecting the right range of products that provides you with everything you need, and nothing you don't. If there's a specific product you are looking for that's not in stock, our stores will either recommend an alternative product or may be able to order it in for you.

Mighty Helpful to the Trade

Trade is a major part of the Mitre 10 business.

The eight independents who formed Mitre 10 over 50 years ago were all timber and trade operators, so from the very beginning the trade business has underpinned Mitre 10, and to this day remains the very core if its business.

Mitre 10 stocks trade quality product and is Australia’s largest independent timber merchant, with a huge range of timber undercover.

The Mitre 10 trade customers include some of the countries national residential builders through to the local handy man. They understand that for the trade time is money, so they do all they can to help the trade get in, get out and get on with it.