Vehicle Hire/Lease

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Southern Seaters Ltd

Dear Colchester Royal Grammar School,

We are aware all authorities are trying to reduce costs. Please provide information on your authorities vehicle hire/lease contract arrangements you have.

1. What is your authorities annual cost (excluding VAT) that you spend on the hiring/leasing of vehicles?

2. Does or would your authority have a requirement to hire/lease any of the following makes of vehicles:
a) Mini Bus/ MPV 8-9 Seats.
b) Vans of all sizes.
c) Refrigerated Vehicles.

3. Are your hire/lease vehicles on a contract term?

4. If so, when do they expire?

5. Would an SME contract hire company (up to £30,000 per annum) be allowed to provide your authority with hire/lease vehicles?

6. If yes, which person could we contact and what would be their direct telephone contact number?

Yours faithfully

Mr Michael Middleton
Director of Southern Seaters Ltd