General Information

With branches across London, we have made it very easy for you to find your nearest branch by using our branch finder.

New customers

Registering with Local tool hire online you will have access to a wide range of products for hire whereby you can complete your purchase in a click.

Opening an account with us

Opening an account is very easy and straightforward. You can simply download the credit account application online, fill it in and send it over to us! Alternatively, you can give our friendly team a call on 02084502484 should you need assistance!


If you haven’t set up an account with us, we kindly require a deposit subject to the equipment value and hire duration.


For your convenience, we offer our speedy delivery service to either your site or office. Drop a call to your local branch for on quote delivery fee.

Saturday Hires

We are open from 8.00am to 1.00pm every Saturday to cater to your weekend plans!

Hire period – explained!

We at Local tool hire offer a simple hire period system. Day hire covers 24 hours, which can be used over the course of two days. 2-day hire covers 48 hours and 7 days can cover any 7-day period including weekends. This excludes certain items subject to minimum one-week hire, please call your local branch for more information.


A cleaning fee may be charged if equipment is returned unclean.

Sale and Return

You can never be too sure on the number of accessories and consumables you may need on the job, at Local tool hire we offer a sale or return basis, which means you will not be charged for the items you don’t use!


When requesting a collection, a unique off-hire number is issued to you upon request.


Prices displayed on the website and catalogue are subject to VAT.

Advanced Booking

All our branches carry large stocks of small tools, plant and access equipment. Equipment can be reserved in advanced easily through our website or you can alternatively give your local branch a call.

Insure yourself

We understand accident can happen, that’s why Local Tool Hire offers a 10% damage waiver. We also offer hire guard insurance of 15%, which covers theft (subject to terms and conditions). Local Tool Hire Ltd is an Appointed Representative of Jelf Insurance Brokers Ltd t/a HAE Insurance Services and EHA Insurance Services and is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

Catalogue specifications

At Local Tool Hire LTD, we reserve the right to amend and alter the charges displayed on our website. We may also add or remove items listed on the catalogue. Illustrations displayed on our website are to be used as a guide only as the products available for hire may differ slightly to the items displayed on the catalogue and website. Please give your local branch a call should you require the specific items listed on the site.