Contract Hire


Long Term & Contract Access Platform Hire

Do you have a permanent need for an access platform? Our long-term contract hire packages offer a perfectly tailored solution, providing the right equipment for you without the need to lay out capital on a large purchase, repairs and plant maintenance.

Contract hire is a straightforward, cost-effective finance option, offering an affordable way to hire your chosen access platform(s) for an agreed duration of 12 to 60 months. All of our contracts include the cost of ongoing maintenance and inspection, and you’ll deal with a dedicated personal advisor who knows and understands your business, offering you complete peace of mind. 

We supply contract hire packages to dozens of different users across a variety of industries. This includes:

Tailored Contract Hire Packages Throughout the UK

Since the 2005 Working at Height Regulations came into force, many of our customers have realised they need a permanent work-at-height solution in order to fully comply. From small compact platforms that offer benefits over ladders, steps or scaffolds, to larger platforms providing more extensive up-and-over reach, speak to our experts to find out how our cost-effective contract hire can help meet your needs.

Other finance options available:

  • Outright purchase
  • Hire purchase
  • Operating lease
  • Finance lease

What are the advantages?

  • No capital outlay
  • 100% tax deductible
  • Brand new platform supplied
  • All service & LOLER inspections included
  • Flexible hire periods (12 to 60 months)

Would you like to find out more?

Why not give us a call and arrange a free site survey. An experienced member of the Horizon team will visit your site and recommend the right platform for you.

Call: 0330 134 6458
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What happens at the end of the contract?

That is entirely up to; you can decide which option suits you best at any point.

  • Simply return the platform
  • Replace with a new or upgraded platform
  • Or even purchase the machine yourself