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Ford Contract Hire with maintenance* is a fixed term operating lease and alternative to vehicle ownership.

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Ford Contract Hire

Vehicle Eligibility

New and used vehicles up to 12 months old for Business users only.

Features & Benefits

  • Minimal capital outlay – typically three monthly rentals
  • Fixed monthly rentals to assist cash flow and budgeting
  • Rentals are tax allowableTooltip
  • Additional line of credit for your business
  • No part exchange or disposal issues – the vehicle is returned at the end of the agreement
  • Road Fund License is included for the term of the agreement
  • Vehicle breakdown cover for the UK and European travel
  • Free replacement vehicle for up to 48 hours in the event of a breakdown attended by the AA if the vehicle cannot be repaired at the roadside. 
  • Includes Ford Fleet Accident Management which reduces the time that drivers and vehicles are off the road – for more details visit Accident Management
  • Optional maintenance and servicing packages (at additional cost)

How It Works

Your fixed monthly rental will depend on the following:

  • Agreement length – choose from 24 to 48 months terms (60 month available for Commercial Vehicles).
  • Annual mileage
  • The advance rental amount
  • The Ford vehicle you want to drive
  • Routine servicing
  • Maintenance and repairs
  • Tyre repair and replacementTooltip
  • Exhausts 
  • Batteries
  • MOTs (where applicable)

At The End

At the end of the agreement, you simply return the vehicle to Ford Lease, take out a new Ford Contract Hire agreement and collect the latest model. Further costs may apply subject to mileage and condition. You will not own the vehicle at the end of the agreement.


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  • Ford Credit is a trading Style of FCE Bank plc. Registered in England: No 772784. Registered Office: Central Office, Eagle Way, Brentwood, Essex, CM13 3AR. FCE Bank plc is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority under firm reference number 204469.

    * Ford Lease is provided by ALD Automotive Ltd, trading as Ford Lease, Oakwood Drive, Emersons Green, Bristol, BS16 7LB. ALD Automotive Ltd is registered in England no. 987418. Finance subject to status. Guarantees and indemnities may be required. ALD Automotive Ltd and FCE Bank plc are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. FCE Bank plc act as an insurance intermediary in relation to Ford Insure.

    The availability of tax and VAT benefits may vary subject to the facts and circumstances of individual cases and tax law is subject to change over time. Customers are therefore advised to seek professional advice with regard to taxation.