Car owners need to have their cars cleaned and landlords need to generate extra revenue from their property portfolios… the simple remedy is to provide a high-quality hand car wash to your customers to earn a guaranteed additional income stream for you, the landlord.

Our clients can choose from a range of income streams from Waves while we install, fund and operate a professional car wash service for their customers; increasing customer loyalty and site visit rates.

Waves is the market leader by volume and reputation

Innovation and re-investment: Waves constantly re-invests to improve operations and service

Principal benefits of our purpose-built bespoke web-based system:

  • Improved customer journey (car ready etc.)
  • Vehicle security (and insurance)
  • Clubcard integration
  • Full reporting for network for Waves and clients
  • Better financial transparency (to reduce risk of non-compliance - financial and employment)

Compliance summary

We constantly monitor and audit our sites to reassure our Landlords that we strive for compliance in all areas including (but not limited to):

  • Local Authority Planning – we ensure all consents required are obtained
  • Health & Safety – we ensure compliance by using COSHH; risk assessments; admin: H&S poster / accident book etc. / winter procedure
  • Environmental compliance including compliance with PPG13, getting trade effluent discharge licences
  • Business rates – all sites entered into the VOAs listings
  • Insurance – Employers Liability – £10 m; Public Liability – £10 m; Motor Trade; Product liability; Material damage etc.
  • Home Office – monitoring employment compliance (RTW etc.)
  • HM Revenue & Customs – auditing for worker financial compliance – PAYE; VAT etc.
  • Gangmasters Licensing Authority - prevention of labour exploitation / modern day slavery

Waves processes include:

  • Training
  • Bespoke IT systems
    • Booking in cars
    • Administration and reporting database
    • Employment compliance database
    • Customer app
  • Mentoring
  • Auditing
  • Mystery shopping
  • Surveillance and CCTV
  • Enforcement

How could Waves work for you?

In short, you don't need to do very much...

  • Waves surveys your site (free of charge) and if suitable for a car wash, submits a proposal
  • If you accept the proposal, both parties complete legal paperwork
  • Waves sets the site up (obtaining necessary compliance etc.)
  • Waves operates the site (including marketing, recruitment, training etc.)
  • Waves pays you a commercial fee
  • You receive the income directly, every month, by standing order

Waves pays for:

  • Full site set-up: building works, equipment, utility connections etc.
  • Car wash equipment, consumables and detergents
  • Compliance: planning; environmental; health & safety; insurance
  • Recruitment and training
  • Marketing
  • Uniforms
  • Administration packs
  • Our legal costs

You, the landlord, pays for your legal costs, and that's it!

Please contact us for more information or to arrange a free survey of your property.