Welcome to DLC Express Freight ltd.
Dealing in delivery, collection and sto

David Laverick Director

Personal Statement

I have worked in the haulage sector all of my working life, 1981 at the age of 18 I was employed by TNT as a loading bay operative I continued in this role for 6 years, after which I was offed the position of multi drop driver, I eventually work my way up to gain a job working in the office.

In 1993 I became a self employed driver  contracted by TNT, starting off  with one van my business grew and by the year 2000 DLC Express Freight was registered as a limited company.

 To date we currently have a number of large contracts to our name and run a fleet of vehicles with a total of 40 Employees.

About Us


DLC Express freight is a privately owned company who have been providing light haulage for 25 years.

We hold contracts with one of the largest haulage companies in the world delivering all around the UK, We have held these contracts since 1991

During our years in the industry we are proud to have gained a reputation for reliability and flexibility of operations with exceptional customer services around the UK.

We have a fleet of modern vehicles ready to complete the task at hand efficient and on time, we can collect and deliver from any where in the UK.


Due to the contracts we currently hold this has given us great experience in carrying vulnerable loads.

All drivers are extensively trained in the security of customers property as well as their vehicles.

all drivers are of a smart appearance and well mannered.

We at DLC Express Freight do  extensive background checks on all staff such as CRB check, financial sanctions, driving licence and proof of identity. 

Why chose DLC Express Freight

We are a long standing and well established company within this sector we offer a reliable service for a competitive price.

Our company structure allows us to undertake  long term and short term contracts as well as one off jobs with the view of the customer returning to us due to the quality of the service we supply.

 All our staff take pride in giving customer satisfaction and will go that extra mile to get the job done while handling costumers property in a safe and secure manner.   

If there is a specific vehicle or number of vehicles you need for a job chances are we can accommodate this.

Our Fleet

Small Van

We currently have 18 small van's, these are ideal for small collections or deliveries

Large Van

We currently have 5 large van's, these are ideal for multi drop or bulk loads.

Luton Van

Please contact us for details.

7.5 tonne

We currently have  4,  7.5 tonne vehicles.

these are ideal for bulk loads or a high number of multi drops  

Luton style Flat bed

Please contact us for details.

18 Tonne Vehicle

 Please contact us for details.

Storage and sortation site


At DLC Express Freight ltd we have a 5500 sqf warehouse which is fully fitted with an alarm system and CCTV.

there is easy access for large vehicles as well as trailer units.

We can accommodate anything from  single items up to bulk load on pallets. 


We have a team of experienced loading bay operatives that can sort a bulk load into multiple drops ready for delivery when required. 

Contact us for details

If you have any questions or need more information about storage, sortation, collection and delivery Please contact us on the link at the bottom of the page


Contact Us

We are currently recruiting, drivers required

DLC Express Freight LTD

Unit 7 Mercantile road, Rainton bridge Industrial Estate, Houghton-Le-Spring DH4 5PH

Phone 0191 5121110


Monday - Friday: 8am - 5pm

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed

Recruitment drive we are currentley looking for drivers