About Us

Our History

About Us: Nicholas Van Hire was established in 1980 and originally started in the Bear Brand factory in Woolton, Liverpool before relocating to the Matchworks, Garston near Liverpool Airport in 1998.

We are a local van hire rental company serving the community for over 40 years. We are a family owned independent business and provide an professional and friendly service, where excellence comes as standard and all part of the package.

We have a wide range of services such as: Servicing, MOT testing, full vehicle maintenance including air-conditioning regas, tyres, exhausts, clutches, body repairs, vehicle spraying and full fleet maintenance.

With lots of vehicles to suit your needs and with flexible hire days there’s a good reason to choose us. Our hire vehicles include; Peugeot Partner, Ford Transit short wheel base, Ford Transit long wheel base and Ford Transit Luton Box vans.  We also offer long-term contract hire on a huge range of vehicles, contact us to arrange a quote.

So, if you are looking to hire a car or van in Liverpool or require any garage services, please get in touch as we are always here to help…


Meet the Team

Nicholas Gobie


Darren Holmes
Director/Workshop Co-Ordinator

Darren’s been here over 30 years.

Matt Gobie

Service with a smile!.

Daniel Holmes
Fleet Maintenance

Servicing our business partners.