Short Term Car Leasing

Short term car leasing contracts ranging from 3 to 18 months on various mileage profiles

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Rivervale Short Term Car Leasing

Short term car leasing options for business customers

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Rivervale have short term car leasing contracts ranging from 3 to 18 months on various mileage profiles across all makes and models. We also offer short term van leasing.

If your business doesn't want the commitment of a long-term leasing contract then our short term leasing could be perfect for you. This solution works well if:

  • You are a business and require an interim vehicle whilst a new member of staff is on probation
  • You like to change your vehicle regularly
  • You're a new start-up company and only have limited accounting history
  • Extended lead times on your new car order requiring a short-term solution

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Jaymie Stanbrook

Jaymie Stanbrook
Fleet Manager

In an uncertain climate short term vehicle leases are proving more and more popular, whether you are looking to have the flexibility to change your vehicle regularly or you don't want the financial commitment or burden of a longer term contract; this solution provides the level of flexibility needed.

Jaymie Stanbrook - Fleet Manager

Benefits of Short-Term Car Leasing

  • Fixed cost monthly rentals for the term
  • Nationwide delivery
  • Vehicles in stock offering a quick turnaround
  • No long-term commitments
  • Road Fund Licence, Manufacturer Warranty and Breakdown included
  • Significantly reduced maintenance costs, in most cases the vehicle will not require any maintenance work within its contract period.

Short Term Car Leasing FAQ's

Your questions answered

How do you apply for a short term lease?

You can apply by completing one of our 'contact us' forms.

Who is elibible for short term car leasing?

We only provide short term car leasing to business users with a fleet of 10 or more vehicles.

How quick is the application process?

On average it takes around 48 hours. However, the process is much quicker than a contract hire credit application.

Are the vehicles new?

All 6-18-month contracts are new vehicles. The shorter-term contracts are vehicles that are usually less than 1 years old.

Is there a deposit?

Yes there is a holding deposit of £500 which is refundable at the end of the contract, if necessary any pre-agreed charges for damage will be deducted.

What is the lead time for delivery?

The average turn around is 14 days from credit acceptance.

Is insurance included?

No, we do not offer insurance as an individual policy is far more cost effective.

Is road fund licence included?

Yes, road tax is included on all our contracts.

Is warranty included?

All vehicles have full manufacturer's warranty and assistance.

Is maintenance included?

No, maintenance is not included however the shorter term contracts are designed to avoid maintenance costs as most vehicles do not require any work during the first year.

Do you carry out a credit check?

Yes, we do complete a credit check on each application to ensure traceability and affordability.

Is there a Documentation fee?

We do not charge a set up or processing fee.

Are there any administration fees?

We do charge an admin fee of £25 + VAT for any traffic offence that may be received.

What are the delivery and collection charges?

Delivery and Collection is included in the rental (excluding highlands and islands).

When do I have to pay?

The refundable deposit is payable upon order. The initial rental is payable prior to delivery.

Can I end my lease early?

Ending your lease early will incur charges specific to your contract.

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