Welcome to School Minibus Leasing UKMinibus Leasing Advice and Support for Schools, Academies, Colleges and Universities

Initial Disclosure Document




School Minibus Leasing UK, CarLease UK, VanLease UK,  are trading names of Carlease (UK) Ltd


Carlease (UK) Ltd are Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority FRN 706617, Carlease (UK) Ltd is a credit broker and not a lender

You can verify this by checking the FCA Register on the website: http://www.fca.org.uk/register/

or contacting them on: 0300 500 8082.


Carlease (UK) Ltd is a Credit Broker and not a Lender

Carlease (UK) Ltd t/a CarLease UK is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority

FCA FRN 706617

VAT No. 200422089

BVRLA Membership No. 1471

Data Protection Reg. ZA088399

Registered in England, Company No. 09312506

Registered Office: Kings Business Centre, Warrington Road, Leigh, WN7 3X


What services do we provide?

We will provide you with either comparable details of firms most appropriate to your lending or purchase requirements or general information relating to finance products. In assessing your requirements we may seek such information about your personal circumstances and objectives as might be relevant in order to enable us to identify your needs. It is important that you provide us with accurate and relevant information. You will not receive advice, or a recommendation from us, but we may ask questions to narrow down the selection of firms offered, from which you can more easily make your own choice if you so wish.


Complaints Policy

If you are dissatisfied with your experience with CarLease UK we would ask that you write to us at the address below

Complaints Department, CarLease UK, Kings Business Centre, Warrington Road, Leigh, WN7 3XG

For more information please click the link below

For our complaints policy & procedure please click for full details


Treating Customers Fairly (TCF)

For our TCF policy please click for full details


Code of Conduct

BVRLA Leasing Broker Code of Conduct please click for more



Our Selected Panel of Lenders/Finance Companies


CARLEASE UK work alongside a limited number of lenders who may make payment to us if you elect to enter into agreement with them. As such, not only can we offer the strongest deals but we can also deal with a variety of requests.


As highlighted in our privacy policy, we will share your personal data with the selected finance companies below. Please ensure that you review the relevant privacy policy as part of any transaction.


Lender Address FCA    No. Privacy Policy
ALD Automotive Limited Oakwood Drive, Emersons Green, Bristol, BS16 7LB 308101 http://www.aldautomotive.co.uk/privacy-and-cookies
Arval UK Limited Arval Centre, Windmill Hill, Swindon, SN5  6PE 571068 https://www.arval.co.uk/privacy-statement
Alphabet (GB) Ltd


Alphabet HouseSummit AvenueFarnboroughHampshireGU14 0FBUNITED KINGDOM 706426 https://www.alphabet.com/en-gb/privacy-policy
Close Motor Finance Limited Roman House, Roman Road, Doncaster,  South Yorkshire, DN4 5EZ 660751 https://www.closebrothers.com/cookies-privacy
FCA Automotive Services UK Ltd


240 Bath RoadSloughBerkshireSL1 4DXUNITED KINGDOM 312683 http://www.fcaautomotiveservices.co.uk/en/footer/privacy-policy
Hitachi Capital Vehicle Solutions Ltd Kiln House, 54a Kiln road, Newbury,  Berkshire, RG14 2NU 488110 https://www.hitachicapital.co.uk/privacy-policy/
Leaseplan UK Ltd 165 Bath Road, Slough, Berkshire, SL1  4AA 102049 https://www.leaseplan.com/en-gb/privacy-statement/
Lex Autolease Ltd Blake House, 2 Hatchford Way,  Birmingham, B26 3RZ 414465 https://associate.lexautolease.co.uk/pdf/Short_DPN.pdf
Mercedes-Benz Financial Services UK Ltd Delaware Drive Tongwell, Milton Keynes,  MK15 8BA 292819 https://www.mercedes-benz.co.uk/passengercars/mercedes-benz-cars/privacy-policy/privacy.module.html
RCI Financial Services Limited


Rivers Office ParkDenham WayMaple CrossRickmansworthWD3 9YSUNITED KINGDOM 312330 https://www.nissanfinanceuk.com/node/96/#PRIVACY
Santander Consumer (UK) Plc


Santander House, 86 Station RoadRedhillSurreyRH1 1SRUNITED KINGDOM 444327 https://www.santanderconsumer.co.uk/your-data/privacy-policy/
Toyota Financial Services (UK) Plc Great Burgh, Burgh Heath, Yew Tree  Bottom Road, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 5UZ 310226 https://www.toyota.co.uk/my-finance.json#/iframe/%2Ffooter%2Fprivacy-policy.json
Volkswagen Financial Services (UK) Ltd Brunswick Court, Yeomans Drive,  Blakelands, Milton Keynes, MK14 5LR 311988 https://www.vwfsfleet.co.uk/data-privacy-policy/






CARLEASE UK always welcomes feedback from our clients, if you would like to offer any suggestions or have any concerns please contact us directly on enquiries@carlease.uk.com







Our Business Constantly Strives To Offer The Best Service

We understand that Schools and academies have options when it comes to selecting the supplier of their new minibus leasing contract. With this in mind we offer continuous training and development in our work place to enhance our service delivery. At first instance you will receive advice and guidance from one of our experienced account managers, and as the transaction progresses, one of our highly trained administration support team will become involved to make the whole process seamless. After all it is what our business does, and this is how we function, we await your call........