Relax when it comes to examinations with our exam hire. We offer a range of chair hire and exam desk hire perfect for any testing situation.

Examinations, assessments and seminars happen throughout the year in all kinds of venues. While some venues may have the requisite furniture available, there is always the possibility that you may need to look for some exam desks and chairs for hire. This is where we can help.

What is there to know about exam hire?

Hiring out exam desks is a very specific discipline within furniture hire. Exam desks and chairs need to not only to fit the dimensions required by the exam board in question, but to be portable so that they can be reset for differing numbers of students sitting assessments.

We’ve worked with various exam boards and testing centres to help them with their specific needs, to give the best service possible. We have large quantity of exam desks and chairs in stock which can help cover even the biggest assessments. We also have experience in setting up desks and chairs ready for exams and assessments and can deliver a highly professional service.

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No need to worry about security deposits

There’s no need to worry about a damage deposit when placing an event hire order with Expo Hire. Instead, we run a free minor damage waiver scheme to cover minor damage or loss, so you don’t need to worry if you break the odd glass or plate. We do charge for excessive or negligent loss or damage at 10x the hire price. Please check our terms and conditions for full details.

How delivery and collection works

Working out delivery costs is easy with Expo Hire; simply use our carriage calculator to find which of our branches is near to you. Tap your postcode in and it will confirm not only whether we cover that postcode or not, but also which of our 11 branches is closest to you and the cost for delivery from that branch, as well as the list of possible extra charges.

Once you have filled your basket and confirmed your delivery dates and postcode in the checkout, we will show you an itemised cost for delivery so you know exactly what you’re paying for before you place your order.

Want to know when your delivery is coming? You can track your driver using our real time maps on the day of delivery and collection. Simply enter your postcode and order number into our order tracking page and find out when our driver will be with you. You can also use the link we send you by automated text.

Pay just 25% deposit when placing large orders in advance

Planning a big event in the future? At Expo Hire we can help you secure your event hire booking quickly without it costing the Earth. If your hire charge is over £500, you can now book your hire equipment with just a 25% deposit, paying the remainder up to 28 days prior to delivery. All you need to do is select the deposit option when checking out. Full details are available in our terms and conditions.