About Us

The company was started in August 1990 as a panel beating and spray painting concern. The company has 3 members with experience of 70 years between them in this field. L.A Body Works has 4 qualified Panel Beaters with their assistants which deal with the repair of vehicles and 3 qualified spray painters which are well trained in the mixing and blending of paint and colours. To add more effectiveness to the business, we recently introduced the strip and assembling division. The company has a covered workshop space of 3000 square meters and a yard of 2500 square meters. Our premises are secured by an alarm system, cameras and 24 hour monitoring and armed response unit.

L.A Body Works is a member of SAMBRA and Retail Motor Industry and graded as a Major Structural Repairer and we are one of only five companies which are on Santam’s panel for major structural repairs in the Western Cape. We also do work for major Insurance companies such as Regent Insurance Company, Hollard SA and Hollard Namibia. Our clients range from companies such as Sandown Commercial Vehicles, Mercedes Benz SA, Scania SA to transport companies such as Junior Smith Trucking, Fysal Fresh Namibia, Van Wyk Transport, Parmalat and Pulp and Paper Carriers to name but a few.

Our policy is:

Service - Always act in the best interest of the customer we serve.
Integrity - Demonstrate honesty, trust and respect in al aspects of our business.
Quality – Always deliver top quality repair service the first time, every time.
Cost effectiveness - Act with a high sense of financial responsibility at all times.
Excellence – Strive for excellence in all that we do and stay informed of the latest technology in commercial vehicle repair services.

The company's mission is to conduct Heavy Vehicle Motor Body Repair services in a time sensitive manner, with focus on service excellence and cost effectiveness, while keeping our customers informed about progress at all times and thereby minimizing the so called down-time period.

The vision of the company is to strive to be the preferred provider of Heavy Vehicle Motor Body Repair services in the Western Cape, all under one roof and to exceed the expectations of every client by offering outstanding customer service and great value for their money by seeing to each individual customers needs. We pride ourselves in our proven track record of 23 years in the panel beating and spray painting field.