Equipment Leasing For Businesses

Market-Leading Equipment Leasing For Businesses In The UK

Why use Axis for your businesses equipment leasing?

Equipment leasing for businesses

Axis has been providing equipment leasing for Businesses in the UK for over 20 years!  Over that time we have been committed to helping businesses find the right equipment leasing options and have built a reputation based on good service to both clients and equipment suppliers. Importantly, we have a strong relationship with our funders which means we can go the extra mile due to their trust in our experience.

We are passionate about equipment leasing for businesses because we know it can make all the difference in moving your business forward.   We take great pride in not only being flexible, forward-thinking and proactive to new business leasing but also in the fact that our clients trust us.

There are many finance companies in the UK to choose from, but it is usually best to work with one that specialises in your sector or the equipment your business is looking to lease.

What are the benefits of leasing equipment for your business?

There are many benefits to Equipment leasing for businesses.  In this day and age, being able to be competitive can make the difference in your business succeeding or not.   Leasing equipment can help in this regard, as it means you can always have the most up-to-date equipment and not be left with obsolete tools that are holding you back. 

Leasing has been around for years and it’s considered by many businesses an essential way to acquire new equipment. By spreading the cost of an invoice over a term ranging from 1 to 5 years, you are also spreading the VAT, reducing your tax bill, and protecting cash flow.  

Here are some other benefits to equipment leasing for businesses:

Leasing equipment for business in the UK

Conserve working captial

Through equipment leasing, your business's working capital can be put to more strategic uses, rather than being invested in a rapidly depreciating equipment.

Tax Efficiency

Payments are fully allowable against profits to increase tax efficiency and thereby reduce the net cost of renting the equipment.

Flexible leasing term

Finance is available for 1 to 7 years depending upon the assets and their lifespan (pianos for instance last longer than computers!).


Leasing allows businesses to keep up with changes in technology and respond to industry pressures. Our upgrade facility allows for new equipment or software to be added during the life of the lease without necessarily increasing the rental payments.

Easier Budgeting

Rental are fixed allowing you to budget and plan for the future. You are not at the mercy of fluctuating interest rates.


We will ensure that all contracts are as simple as possible and in plain language. All the terms and conditions of our contracts shall be clearly understandable, and we will answer any questions you may have prior to signature.

Protect Credit Lines

Leasing is an additional line of credit and does not impinge on businesses' high street banking facilities.

Types of finance for equipment leasing for businesses

Getting the right type of finance is essential if your business is growing. We offer a range of flexible
solutions to meet differing needs and will go the extra mile to ensure a smooth underwriting and
administration process.

Here is a brief list of some of the products we offer for equipment leasing for businesses – click on them to get more information:

Lease Purchase

Lease Purchase (or Hire Purchase as it is also known) allows you to obtain new assets immediately whilst spreading the payments over the life of that asset. At the end of the term you can retain it for a nominal fee.

Business Loans

When businesses identify a new opportunity or wish to grow, quite often, they will require an injection of funding which will enable them to respond to their situation. Click the link below to find out more.

Staged Payments

These are useful for projects with pre-determined delivery timescales, such as those where software is being developed and implemented or equipment being constructed or imported.

Sale & Leaseback

Sale and Leaseback is an ideal way of raising money by refinancing assets that you have already paid for.

Cashflow Finance

There is no reason for you to be held back by cash-flow issues so why not talk to us about your plans and we can suggest the most appropriate way forward.

Not sure what equipment leasing option is best for your business?

What equipment can be leased by businesses?

Nearly any equipment that is used in business, education or health can be leased or funded in some way. As technology is moving faster than ever you may have some equipment or software to fund that is new to us and not on the list
below. We thrive on financing new assets so let us know what you need and we will be glad to help.

agricultural equipment leasing for business

Technology Equipment

- Hardware and Softare
- Software as a stand alone package
- Annual Support and Maintenence
- Licenses
- Telecoms
- Scientific Equipment
- Media Cameras
- Interactive Screens
- CCTV & Security Systems
- Digital Signage

Business Equipment & Interiors

- Furniture
- EPOS Systems
- Air Conditioning
- Vending Machines
- Kiosks
- Commercial Laundry & Cleaning Equipment
- Catering & Refrigeration Equipment
- Fitness & Gym Equipment

Other Equipment We Finance….

- Company Cars
- Minibuses
- Garage & MOT Diagnostic Equipment
- Modular Constructions
- Musical Equipment and Instruments
- Engineering
- Machinery

Covid Related Equipment

- Disinfecting Booths
- Temperature Sensors
- Sanitising Systems

Not sure where to start with equipment leasing your business?  Let’s have a chat…

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Why do our business clients trust us with their leasing...


Over 20 years of experience in the equipment leasing for businesses

Award Winning IT leasing company

Winners of Inaugural Societe Generale UK Broker Award (April - June 2019)

Authorised member of the Financial Conduct Authority

We have worked with some of the UK's leading businesses

“We were recommended Axis leasing in relation to a relatively straightforward leasing requirement for our new showroom. In the end we used them for some more complex requirements. We found them to be very helpful and professional and moreover they met our requirements at a very competitive cost. I could not recommend them more highly ”

If you have any particular equipment leasing requirements for your business then please contact us and we’ll do our best to help.