PC Commercials




Q1: What drivers licence is required to hire a commercial vehicle?

A1: The ‘B’ licence will cover you to drive any van under 3,500kgs gross vehicle weight.
For vehicle categories over 3,500kgs and up to 7,500kgs, the ‘C1’ licence is required.
Vehicles over 7,500kgs, the ‘C’ licence is required.
A full drivers’ licence is necessary for truck & van rental.

Q2: Do I need to insure the vehicle on my insurance policy?

A2: Yes, as the hirer of the vehicle you will require your own fully comprehensive insurance to cover the vehicle for the duration of hire.

Q3: Do you need to see a copy of my insurance?

A3: Yes.  We will also require an email from your insurers confirming comprehensive cover on our vehicle for the duration of rental, and noting our interest.  We hold this on file with the rental agreement.

Q4: What methods of payment do you accept for truck & van rental?

A4: Payment for truck & van rental is accepted by credit/debit card.  We accept Visa, MasterCard & Laser (Visa Debit).  For longer term hires payment can be made by bank transfer in advance.

Q5: Is payment required in advance and do you need a deposit?

A5: Yes, payment will be required in advance and a deposit may also be required.

Q6: Who pays for the toll road charges, fines etc?

A6: It is the customers’ responsibility to pay for all toll charges together with any parking or speeding fines while the vehicle is in their possession.

Q7: When I’ve booked a vehicle, what do I need bring with me when collecting?

A7: You will need to present the following upon collection:

  • Your full drivers’ licence
  • A form of identification that confirms your home address, e.g. utility bill, bank statement etc.
  • Credit/debit card for advance payment of rental, unless already received by bank transfer.  A deposit may also be required by credit/debit card
  • Confirmation of insurance from your broker/insurance company (if not already sent to us by email)

Q8: Are there any restrictions on where can I use the hire vehicle?

A8: Vehicles are hired for use within the island of Ireland only.

Q9: Where are you located?

A9: We are located just off the M1 / M50 interchange on the N32 in Baldoyle Industrial Estate, Dublin 13.   Our telephone no. is 01 8321316


Did you know, we also service & maintain all commercial vehicles?  

Please visit our Service Centre pages for a full insight into more of the services we provide.