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We provide services to over 600 customers.

Elite Truck Hire is an established Level 2 BBBEE contributor with over 35 years’ experience in the transportation and vehicle leasing industries. Founded 38 years ago in Industria West, Johannesburg, Elite Truck Hire now services its customers nationally from 10 branches. Our fleet consists of more than 1 300 commercial vehicles which include bodies and equipment such as:

  • Closed Van bodies
  • Curtain side
  • Drop side
  • Crane trucks
  • Refrigerated
  • Film industry equipped vehicles
  • Medical waste spec vehicles
  • Tail lifts
  • Hazmat spec vehicles
  • Forklift trucks

Elite Truck Hire is an established LEVEL 2 BBBEE contributor and has gained a favourable reputation by enhancing customer productivity and service levels for the past 38 years.

The Company has enjoyed an established business partnership exceeding 10 years with at least 75% of its major customers.

Our customers represent a full spectrum of Industries including Logistics, Courier, Cosmetics, Chemicals, Confectionery, Construction, Motor, Refrigeration and Freight.

Three associated businesses include Elite Forklift which offer a comprehensive range of Forklift Trucks on full maintenance and short term rental. Local Bulk Haulage that specialises in transporting bulk chemicals throughout the country and Centenary Tanker Hire that specialises in the rental of water and diesel tankers to the construction and mining industries.

We currently offer our services from:


our objectives

Empower profitable business operations within the transport industry

Lead the way and push the boundaries of innovation and technology

Invest in the well-being of our clients, our people and our shareholders

Take pro-active measures to find solutions and minimise customers’ costs

Ensure optimal fleet size, usage, availability, reliability, and safety



Even though we are the experts in short-term rental, we don't believe in short-term relationships. We are proud to have established long-standing partnerships with our clients, of which at least 75% are exceeding 10 years.

We service a wide spectrum of industries including cosmetics, chemicals, confectionery, construction, motor manufacturing, refrigeration and express freight. From our humble beginnings in West Rand, we have expanded our footprint across South Africa, establishing branches in all major city centres:

Edenvale (East Rand) | Industria (West Rand) | Durban | Pretoria | CLAYVILLE | Cape Town | Nelspruit | RICHARDS BAY | POLOKWANE