Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Where can you deliver?
A: We specialise in nationwide deliveries. With our nationwide supply network, we have the ability to deliver red diesel anywhere in the UK.

Q: What fuel do you deliver, other than red diesel / gas oil and CHP biofuel?
A: We focus on supplying business sectors that use red diesel and/or CHP biofuel on a regular basis, such as construction sites, factories, utility companies, etc. We do not normally supply other fuels but Red Diesel Deliveries supplies a vast range of tanks and ancillary products. Please call our sales team on 08444 153 003 for more information.

Q: When will I receive my delivery?
A: Your red diesel will be delivered next day, or in case of an emergency same day. Every effort will be made to make the delivery at a time convenient to you.

Q: What if I only need 500 litres, can you deliver my oil in a “baby tanker”?
A: Yes, because no delivery is too large or too small for us as we have an extensive range of tankers to suit you. Whether that is a full 36500 litre delivery on an articulated tanker right down to 500 litres on our ‘baby tanker’ we have the equipment to fulfil your needs.

Q: Can you make unattended deliveries?
A: Yes, as long as we can access your oil tank easily.

Q: How do I know how much oil was delivered?
A: All our deliveries are monitored by the tanker’s meter and you will receive a printed reading showing you the precise amount dispensed.

Q: What is the minimum delivery?
A: The minimum delivery is 500 litres. However, the larger the delivery, the more money you save. For smaller amounts we can deliver 205 litre drums.

Q: How long is the hose on your tanker?
A: Our tankers have hoses from 100ft to 150ft. Therefore, we can deliver your red diesel quickly and efficiently even if your tank is hard to get to.

Q: Do you supply tanks?
A: Yes, we can supply a vast range of tanks and all other ancillary products.

Q: Can you supply equivalent lubricants?
A: Yes, we can supply and blend a wide range of lubricants specially formulated for your needs, whether that may be fully synthetic, semi-synthetic or mineral based, we have the oil for you.

Q: Do you offer any technical support?
A: Yes, we have an experienced on site chemist that can always help, just email us at or simply call 08444 153 003 for any technical advice.

Q: How can I pay for my fuel?
A: We offer flexible payment terms either by debit or credit card, or we can easily set up credit account facilities (please contact us for details).

Q: Are your prices competitive?
A: Yes, our prices are checked daily and we always do our best to offer you extremely competitive prices.

Q: How can I find out about oil storage rules and regulations?
A: Oil storage is highly regulated within the UK. It is a legal requirement to store fuel in a safe, responsible and environmentally friendly way, since even a small oil spillage can devastate the local environment. Please go to the DEFRA website to make sure your storage tank complies with the rules.

Not found the question or answer you are looking for? Call us on 08444 153 003 , send an e-mail to or fill in the request call back form. We are always willing to help.

We are quickly moving into an era where people demand instant service and the ability to order 24/7.

With our manned phone lines contactable 24/7, you won’t have to deal with call centres ever again when placing your order for fuel – saving you time and money!

We guarantee an immediate response in case of an emergency, making sure your fuel is delivered as soon as possible. This can be put in place via our contract retention facility, where we commit to undertake the delivery of red diesel / gas oil at any time, to any location.

If you have a regular or high usage of red diesel, we can offer you our FREE fuel management service, where we monitor and control your red diesel consumption making sure you never run out. This service gives you total control of your red diesel / gas oil usage, and removes the need to remember to order a fuel delivery.

Red-Diesel-Deliveries has the experience to exceed your expectations.
Contact us today and find out what we can do for you and your business.