Leaders in vehicle body works for over 75 years.

Cook’s Body Works is a wholly Australian owned and operated vehicle body building business. The company’s emphasis is on high quality design, functionality and providing a product that enhances its customer’s business through practical efficiency. This has been the corner stone of the company’s business success since we began in 1932.


Cook’s offers a complete in-house facility to ensure all your vehicle engineering needs are met. We design and construct the best bodies in the business and provide a service which ensures that when your work vehicle is returned to you, it is ready to go to work. We are happy to co-ordinate tow bar fitting, suspension upgrades, electrical requirements as well as sign writing.

National Service and Support

Cooks offer both sales and product support in Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney and Brisbane, as well as a number of regional centres.

Cook’s also offer an extensive vehicle repair service. Bring the vehicle to us and we will ensure that both the body and the vehicle are returned to you in “as new” condition. Cook’s Australia – wide network of support agencies ensures that no matter where you are located we can continue to support you. However, if we are not conveniently located, we would be happy to recommend a repairer local to you and provide them with the parts and support they require to get you back on the road quickly.

Since 1932, Cook’s Body Works has grown into one of Australia’s leading manufacturers of standard and custom-built motor bodies, designed to suit every possible application. From our early coach building beginning to todays modern day vehicle engineering; Cook’s ensures that each body delivers on operational practicalities as well as meeting the Australian Design Rules and Road Transport regulations.

Cook’s have established an outstanding reputation by building excellent quality into a wide and flexible range of design concepts. Our engineering and modern production techniques enable us to produce both a cost effective product to the highest construction standards. Cook’s products ensure tools and equipment are securely stored allowing the tradesman to focus on the increasing demands being placed on him.

Cook’s recognise the need to provide solutions for complex material handling issues. We work with you to develop the solution that suits your specific application – including work benches, tool chest bases, sliding trays and drawer systems that all deliver their contents to the operator, reducing the need for bending and reaching. If one of our standard bodies does not meet your exact needs, our engineering team can custom design and engineer the perfect solution for the way you work.

Our product range includes rigid curtain siders, vans, food transport vehicles, mobile workshop and service bodies. We also manufacture a wide range of removable bodies, lockers and accessories. Every Cook’s body is built to an exacting standard, ensuring that the body will provide years of reliable trouble free service.

We are preferred suppliers to some of the largest fleet operators in Australia including, Defence, State and Federal Government, Shire Councils, Fleet Leasing Companies, Fleet owners and individual owner-drivers. The Cook’s reputation has also extended abroad to service the competitive export market. In addition we supply direct to the major vehicle manufacturers as well as their dealer networks.

Third party accreditation to ISO 9001 QEC No. 3809 Standards Australia. Cook’s was among one of the first in their field to receive Standards Australia accreditation to AS/NZ/ISO 9001. It is this total commitment to quality, service and value for money for our clients that makes Cook’s the right choice for the right body.