Car size classification

Please see below for the method we use to classify a vehicle by size; please note that this is different for a car and a van. Sizes are based on the most recent model of the car you drive. If you are not happy with your vehicle size classification, please speak to an operator on site or please call the Waves head office.

Car = length x height x width

  • Small9.7m3 and below
  • Medium9.7m3 to 11.3m3
  • Large11.4m3 to 13.7m3
  • Extra Large13.8m3 and above

Van = length measurement

  • Smallup to 480cm
  • Medium/Largeover 480cm