Our Story

JAF Fork Trucks have been serving local business in and around Yorkshire for the past 40 years.

Industry Solutions


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Yorkshire and Northern England
Call us: 01274 491124
Bradford BD8 OJG

A Brief History

Established in 1979, JAF Fork Trucks is, and remains a family run business with a considerable client base in and around the Yorkshire region. With upwards of 40 years’ experience in the forklift industry, JAF Fork Trucks provide genuine independent advice and a professional friendly service.

All of our technicians are fully qualified, ensuring JAF Fork Trucks delivers an excellent support service to many different industries throughout the North of England.

We strive to deliver prompt and efficient service at all times, taking pride in our ever growing number of satisfied customers.

A Full Service Provider

We sell, hire and repair a wide range of forklift trucks including gas, diesel and electric powered forklifts, as well as power pallet trucks, narrow aisle trucks and order pickers amongst others.

We are also the Northern region main dealer for Baoli forklifts part of the KION Group

One of the largest manufacturers of fork lift trucks in the world

How We Keep Your Business Moving


Our fleet of service vehicles employs the latest vehicle tracking technology allowing us to maintain constant contact with our technicians.

Routine Maintenance

Our bespoke maintenance contracts will save you time and money and ensure your forklift is maintained to the highest standards

Thorogh Examinations

If you own or operate a forklift truck, you are required by law to ensure that it holds a report of Thorough Examination.

Other Services

We offer a comprehensive range of material handling services to all sectors of commercial and industrial customers at highly competitive rates.

Forklift Hire from 1 day to 5 years – JAF Fork Trucks can provide you with a solution tailored to your needs.

Through Examination for forklift trucks is roughly equivalent to the MOT for road going vehicles.

JAF Fork Trucks offer a mobile tyre fitting service which means you have even less to worry about, and can continue with business with little interruption to your day.

JAF Fork Trucks offer the full range of on-site AITT accredited forklift truck training courses for both novice and experienced operators.

We have access to various trailers suitable for moving all types of forklifts and plant machinery