What Drives Us

To understand what’s behind our ambitions is to know what makes up our DNA. Our company lives and breathes the principals of its founder, Janet Pillai. Those values are responsibility, respect and integrity. We are guided by a cultural compass, one that determines true north by ethics and community. We are not just some corporate initiative but a company that is building a legacy.


Multilayer Trade Corporation (MLT Vehicle Hire Company) was founded in 2002 and is actively managed and owned by its founder, Janet Pillai. The company has enjoyed robust growth in the vehicle rental industry. MLT has been successfully growing the vehicle rental market share and offers a bespoke shuttle and chauffer services.

They are positioned as a viable alternative to the larger brands in the car rental space. With a fleet of over 300 vehicles MLT offers the consumer the same selection of foreign and domestic vehicles at a significant discount from the larger rental operators in the market.

The MLT Vehicle Hire brand will continue to gain acceptance and a loyal following, founded on the principle of consistently offering value and superior service to the customer.

MLT Corporation is a 100% Black women owned and managed company. We are proud to be associated with of Cape Town Tourism, FEDHASA , SATSA, SKAL International and the Cape Chamber of Commerce. We have the infrastructure to meet the needs of the insurance, fleet and retail sectors.


MLT VEHICLE HIRE – Our Range of Services

With over 10 years’ experience, MLT Vehicle Rental has emerged as a frontrunner in the vehicle rental industry and a welcome addition to our suite of services catering to a multifaceted clientele comprising of Governmental, Corporate & Private Sectors.

Our tailor made vehicle hire solutions are priced with a single minded objective to maintain a symbiotic relationship with our client and partner.

With a fleet comprising of more than 300 vehicles our clients can choose from a wide selection of vehicles based on their requirements. All vehicles are directly from our fleet and are guaranteed for all eventualities. Our infrastructure enables MLT to meet the needs of insurance, fleet and retail sectors.

Serving both domestic and international clients, we have gained the insight, knowledge and experience to enable cost effective vehicle rental solutions to clients. With various packages in place, we are able to cater for Ad Hoc as well as Full Maintenance Leasing (FML) to enable the client to avail of vehicle rental based on their requirements.

MLT is proud to be associated with Cape Town Tourism, ASATA (Association of South African Travel Agents) as well as SAVRALA (South African Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association).

MLT provides a dedicated Shuttle Service which is carried out on behalf of various corporate, governmental & hospitality clients as well as private individuals. Our fleet of modern vehicles are maintained to stringent standards.

Each vehicle is fully licensed, certified and insured with R20 million passenger liability cover. As an added bonus all vehicles have WiFi on board and are fitted with fire extinguishers, emergency medical kits and telecoms linked to our Operations Desk.

Real-Time Satellite tracking records all movements allowing us to maximize control of all vehicles at all times as well as adding to security (monitoring of routes/ deviations/ un-authorised stops).

FML service leasing provides organisations with the use of the vehicle of your choice at a fixed monthly rental for a pre-determined period and distance.

The vehicle is owned and maintained by MLT thus limiting the risk to the client. MLT controls the full administration function for the leased vehicles including licensing, maintenance and traffic fine administration.

MLT Vehicle Rental provides comprehensive fleet management reports for customers on fleet performance through its service providers.

Fleet and Accident Management service is managed by MLT thus alleviating the liability on the client. This process takes care of the full repair process as well as managing and taking control of every aspect of accident administration which includes the following:

– 24 Hour Breakdown Assistance

– Authorised Towing Service

– Provision of replacement vehicles

– Liaison with broker, insurance, assessors and third parties

Evaluation of repair estimates

MLT VEHICLE HIRE – Our Range of Services

Car Hire 98%
Bakkie Hire 90%
Shuttle Services 97%
Chauffeur Services 70%

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Meet Our Team

Janet PillaiFounder & CEO
Martha WilliamsBusiness Development
Roger BotmanOperations Manager

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