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We provide quality work, training and excellent mileage rates

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Back in 2014, Crown Couriers worked with a team of just 100 subcontracted owner-drivers. Fast forward to the present day and that number has increased to over 800 professional couriers.

Our quality-led approach to same day delivery is reflected in the professionalism shown by our drivers on a day-to-day basis. Having built a strong reputation over a period of 30 years, we rely on our drivers to carry out their work to the same high standard of professionalism, self-motivation and flexibility. And in return, we are proud to support our drivers by providing quality work, training and excellent mileage rates.

Crown Couriers are also proud members of the FTA, one of the biggest business groups in the UK, supporting, shaping and standing up for safe and efficient logistics.

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With drivers based in locations across the UK, we employ dedicated resource and control teams to ensure that our drivers are able to maintain regular communication with the business. Read below to find out more about our online application process.

Online Application Process

Crown Couriers welcome applications from experienced drivers who encompass a strong work ethic and excellent communication skills. If you’re flexible and available for work then why not complete our online application.

Currently recruiting for multi-drop day work in Preston, Cambridge, Manchester, Nottingham, Leicester, Milton Keynes, Norwich, Derby, Birmingham and across London. We also have night work available in Chorley, Coventry, Rugby and Warrington.

Application Checklist:

This application should take no longer than 10-15 minutes to complete.

Before you begin, please ensure you have copies of the following mandatory documentation ready to attach.

  • Passport (valid or expired) or birth certificate
  • Driver’s license card
  • Proof of Address (Utility Bill/Bank Statemnt dated within last 3 months)
  • DBS Certificate/Receipt Confirmation (dated no older than 6 months)

Complete an Online DBS Check for £23.

  • National Insurance card, Copy of a payslip or a letter from .gov
  • Hire and Reward insurance
  • Vehicle images (Front, Back, Right, Left and Mileage)
  • V5 Log Book or Hire/Rental Agreement

Once you are ready, please click here to start the application process.

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Why Work With Us?


We are proud to support our drivers with the best opportunities.


• Work Offered on a First-Come-First-Served Basis
• Modern Application System for Receiving Job Offers
• Designated Office-Based Area Controller
• FTA Van Excellence Programme
• High Level of Training Provided Where Required

Once you are ready, please click here to start the application process.


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Do Crown Couriers provide vans?

We are unable to provide vehicles therefore you would need access to your own vehicle or a suitable hire vehicle.

What insurance do I need?

We provide Goods in Transit Insurance and Public Liability Insurance and you will need Hire and Reward insurance.

Can I use my car?

We do have a number of contracts that do require cars however, the majority of our work requires you to have a van.

How are the runs allocated?

Our dedicated control team will either contact you by phone or send a message direct to your phone.

Do you use an app?

Yes, we have a driver app which you can use to show your availability and accept work.

What are the payment terms?

24 days in arrears and then paid weekly.

What is the self-billing option?

We send weekly self-bills every Friday via email. It will give you a breakdown of your earnings and jobs completed from the previous week.

Have a question?

0330 333 4400

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We'd love to hear from you, whether it's a suggestion, feedback or query.

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