The Benefits of Contract Hire

Flexible, long term vehicle hire to suit your business

For a more extensive range of vehicles available and rates please call our team on 020 3967 8070. ** Office hours 8am – 5pm Monday - Friday

The Benefits of renting from Drive Car Hire Limited

  • A brand new or used dual control car - Choose from a range of manufacturers.
  • Maintenance and servicing packages - Can be included with all dual control Contract hire vehicles. *
  • Contract Hire available to both PDI and ADI Instructors - Over a variety of 7, 12, 24, and 36-month contracts. 
  • Dedicated support - Our team are on hand to help.
  • UK Breakdown and roadside assistance - Including the provision of a dual controlled courtesy car within 48 hours. **

    Each Contract Package Includes

  • A brand new car every 12, 24, 36 months;
  • Free nationwide delivery on all contracts;
  • Courtesy dual controlled vehicle if your car is off the road more than 48 hours
  • All routine servicing and worn tyres replacement; * Service Pack option*
  • Breakdown rescue and recovery;
  • He-man dual controls;
  • Road fund license;
  • A roof protector supplied for the fitting of a headboard;
  • Flexible options available at the end of any contract;

Mileage Allowance

Each contract is quoted with a mileage allowance and our standard contract mileage allowances are as shown below. Excess mileage is charged at £0.15p + VAT per mile, i.e. an extra 5000 miles per annum will cost £14.40 per week / £62.50 per calendar month on your rental payment.


The vehicle MUST have fully comprehensive insurance and you have to provide us with a valid insurance certificate. If you are looking for an Insurance package, we can assist you.

To Book A Car

After completing an application form, we will process a credit check and contact you to take a booking fee normally a month’s rental charge. We do not charge an admin fee. Once we are in receipt of your booking fee, we will order your vehicle and arrange a suitable delivery (subject to T&Cs) The first monthly payment is required upon collection/delivery of your new car or 5 days prior to delivery. A direct debit will be arranged for us to receive your subsequent monthly payments.


Whilst Drive Car Hire provide the maintenance cover, it is your responsibility to arrange your servicing and maintenance bookings. Contract Hire Vehicles are also available as non-maintained and you will be responsible for arranging, booking, and paying for all services and repairs, in line with manufacturer requirements. Any breakdown outside of the manufacturer scheme is your own responsibility and will be at your own cost.

*** UK Breakdown and roadside assistance included as part of a maintained contract Hire Vehicles and available for the first 12 months of non-maintained contract Hire Vehicle.

Drive Car Hire maintenance packages; include the cost of all repairs and maintenance, providing the vehicle is taken to an approved garage. We pay for all scheduled maintenance and servicing, excluding costs of accidental damage, or damage caused by negligence or misuse, which will be payable at your own cost and recharged back to you.