We offer a no obligation, technical consultancy service for residential and commercial projects that many architects, designers and contractors find particularly useful. We are sure that you won't fail to be impressed by the friendly and professional service that The General Lift Company provides.


From stair-lifts to heavy-duty vehicle lifts, The General Lift Company offers it's maintenance services to businesses, agencies and organisations throughout the UK.

Regular servicing and maintenance by our experienced, professional staff is essential for virtually trouble free lift operation. We offer contract lift management plans tailored suit all your lift needs.

We do not restrict ourselves to maintaining only those lifts which we have supplied and installed, we are happy to take on the servicing and maitenance of any make of lift. Our Technicians and Engineers have excellent technical back up and on site experience, allowing you to relax knowing that your lift is in safe hands.

You'll find that not only do we keep your lifts running smoothly, but we are also dedicated and committed to improving the reliability, durability and performance of all lifts that we service.


Our innovative lift designs have been installed across the UK, From Stornoway, Scotland to Godstone, Surrey.

We continually install newly developed and improved lift packages, including bespoke lift designs utilising both hydraulic, traction and rackenpinion drive systems.

We offer a choice of drive capacities and speeds ranging from 3 persons to 40 persons for passenger lifts, and 300 kg to 6000 kg for goods lifts with operational speeds from 0.2m/sec through to 3 m/sec.

We also offer a extensive range of stair, platform and through floor lift systems

We provide an extensive range of lift designs and options - many customer configurations available on items such as wall materials, ceiling finishes, and floor coverings.

Get a finish that's right for you - down to the smallest detail handrails, mirrors and lighting finishes are customer specifiable


In unlikely event of a failure, our Lift Repairs Teams can carry out Lift Repairs with minimal disruption and to enable full lift service to be resumed as soon as possible.

The advantages of our quality lift repairs service options include:

Quick response

Experienced Engineers with in depth knowledge of lift repairs and lift systems

Compliance with Health and Safety at Work Act

Response vehicles carry a wide range of spares

Quality control system ISO 9001