Spot Hire: Short-Term Rental

Useful for covering vehicles that are off the road for routine maintenance, or for the interim bolstering of your fleet, for immediate hire of municipal vehicles for 1 day to 12 months, contact our National Hire Desk.
All vehicles in our spot hire fleet are less than 5 years old, fitted with the latest safety technology and are compliant with the FORS and CLOCS directives and Direct Vision Standard (DVS). We also have electric refuse collection vehicles available for hire.

We are on the following frameworks for specialist vehicle hire:

  • NPS
  • ESPO
  • Scotland Excel
  • TPPL
  • NEPO
  • YPO
Vehicles Available on Spot Hire
key benefits

Key Benefits of using NRG Riverside for Spot Hire:

1. Wide variety of vehicles available: circa 550 specialist vehicles available on spot fleet. From 7.5t – 32t bin trucks and dustcarts to 32t hook loaders, from 18t gully tankers to 44t tractor units and everything in between.

2. Next day delivery: Subject to availability, we have a range of municipal vehicles available for immediate hire and will deliver at a time to suit you and collect after use.
3. Nationwide coverage: With 10 workshops across the UK, a growing team of mobile engineers able to run off-site diagnostics and repair, and access to a third party dealer network we are the obvious choice for short-term rental of municipal vehicles.
4. Flexible hire term: 1 day or 12 months, choose a term that is suitable for you. We remain flexible in our hiring. Need the vehicle(s) longer than you initially thought? Let us know and we will work with you to keep your service operating.
5. 24/7 roadside assistance: A 24 hour, 365 operation ensures there is always someone at the end of the phone to speak to. A network of mobile engineers and third party partners ensures that should your HGV or LCV breakdown and you need support, we can help.

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Contract hire: Long-term rental

As the UK’s largest municipal and specialist fleet hire company, we have considerable buying power with all major manufacturers, and the ability to provide a range of cost effective finance options for contract hire to ensure fixed fleet costs for our customers. We also supply electric trucks and hydrogen trucks on contract hire.
Our maintenance package is industry leading; our contract hire is inclusive of full vehicle maintenance which includes repair and maintenance on chassis, body, lift and all ancillary equipment. It also includes high voltage batteries, electric motors and hydrogen fuel cells.

Benefits of Vehicle Contract Hire 

1. Reduced Upfront Costs: Contract hire allows you to acquire the use of vehicles without having to pay a large upfront cost to purchase them outright. Instead, you pay a fixed monthly fee for the use of the vehicle(s) during the contract term.
2. Lower Maintenance Costs: We are responsible for the maintenance and servicing of vehicles on contract hire, proactive maintenance scheduling ensures your vehicle uptime is increased, you can access all the maintenance and service histories online 24/7.
3.Access to the Latest Technology: We continuously invest in upgrading our fleet, replacing older trucks with new, meaning that you can always access the latest technology and equipment. At the end of your contract term, you can upgrade to the latest vehicle(s) with ease.
4.Fixed Monthly Payments: We offer fixed monthly payments, making it easier for you to budget and manage finances. The fixed monthly payments cover the cost of the lease, maintenance, and road fund license, meaning you can budget accordingly.
5. Flexible Contract Terms: We can offer flexible contract terms on contract hire; you simply choose the length of the agreement and adjust the terms as required. You can also add or remove vehicles, as your needs change.
6. Tax Benefits: Contract hire can offer tax benefits for businesses. The lease payments for the vehicles are considered a tax-deductible expense, which can help to reduce a business’s tax bill. Additionally, businesses can claim back the VAT on the lease payments, which can be a significant saving.

Whether you want to contract hire an electric RCV, a dozen 18t drop siders or crash cushions for highways maintenance, or an entire fleet of gully tankers, we can supply and maintain them.
We currently provide vehicle contract hire, fleet management and maintenance for the following sectors: local authority, private waste sector, construction and infrastructure, airports (and ground support equipment) highways, distribution and logistics, chilled produce and retail.

Our Manufacturing Partners

We purchase all chassis, body and ancillary equipment from leading manufacturers to ensure that you have the right vehicle application to suit your operational needs.