VW pop top roofs

Austops roofs

Bearwood Campers are proud to be an accredited Austops VW T5 pop top roof and VW T6 pop top roof fitter. Austops pop top roofs have a durable slim profile, a range of canvases and come with a huge 5-year warranty. With decades of experience, Austops is one of the most popular VW transporter pop tops in the UK. Early VW roof conversions and elevating roofs on VW T2’s inspired Austops designs. Austops took this inspiration and designed market-leading pop top roofs for T5 campervan roofs and T6 campervan conversions. Austops VW transporter pop tops and VW shuttle pop tops are safety tested to the highest available TUV standards.  Austops quality is shown through their manufacturing process is ISO9001 certified. Austops focus on VW pop top roof manufacturing whilst accredited pop top conversion companies install their pop tops. This allows them to focus on producing their fantastic VW pop top roofs and we can focus on VW roof conversions. Contact the team at Bearwood Campers for a chat about Austops fantastic pop top roofs and if they are the best options for the VW T5 or T6 campervan pop top.

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VW transporter pop top conversions

Bearwood Campers are always happy to help and give you the time, information and guidance to make the right decision for your VW campervan pop top.


How does a VW pop top roof installation work?

At Bearwood Campers, we aim to make your VW pop top roof installation as simple and enjoyable as possible. Once you contact us on the form below one of our VW pop top installation specialists will get in touch. We will discuss the benefits of the Austops pop top, the canvas and pop top colour options, the costs and to answer any of your questions. Then you either drop your T5 or T6 off or we come and collect it, Our VW pop top roof installation specialist then gets to work. The next day you either pick up or we deliver your newly transformed T5 or T6 campervan complete with its new Austops elevating roof. We run through how it all works and make sure you are happy with everything. Then it's time for you to go out and enjoy all the extra headroom and extra bed in your Campervan.


How long does a VW Pop Top roof conversion take?

Each VW campervan pop top roof installers have their theory on how long it can take. At Bearwood Campers we like to take two days to do our Pop top roof installs, this ensures all adhesives to fully dry. We offer a collection and drop off service within 30 miles from our workshop in Leicester and can arrange to do the same if you are further afield. Just contact us and we can work out what is best for you.


How much is an Austops VW pop top roof installation cost?

All of Bearwood Campers Austops pop top roof installations include roof bed, all plastic cad finishers, carpet lining to suit your internal lining, all internal parts, our Bearwood Campers aftercare and a 5-year warranty. With our specialist campervan finance, you can also get finance for Austops pop top roof installation.


Contact us to find out the current lead times and prices


What are the best tents on VW pop top roofs?

There is a large range of different tents and canvases for VW Campervan pop top roofs. We think that the best way to go is to get a Scenic canvas made from marina grade all weather fabric. That way you get the best levels of protection from the elements whilst also having the three windows and the ability to fully unzip the bottom of your pop top tent, perfect for sitting on the bed to watch the sunset.


What colour canvas and tents can I have on my VW

pop top roof?

Austops have a huge range of different colours that you

can have for your tent. Check out the option below.




What colour can my VW pop top roof be?

As standard Austops pop roofs come in both White and Black gloss. However, as Bearwood Campers are a leading VW T5 and T6 campervan conversion specialist we can paint your Austops pop top to any colour you want


How do I use an Austops pop top roof?

These roofs are designed to be simple to use. One of our Austops pop top roof installation specialists will run through how to use your pop top roof before the pop top installation and again upon collection/ delivery of your newly installed Austops pop top. You can see examples of Austops on our VW Transporter campers for sale.

Can I have roof rails and solar on my pop top?

These roofs are designed to allow for roof bars/ rails and our inhouse electrician is able to add a range of solar panels and systems to the roof and your van whilst we are doing the roof fit. Just ask when one of our team contact you.

How can I get an Austops VW pop top roof fitted to my VW Transporter?

All you need to do is contact the team at Bearwood Campers and one of our Austops pop top roof installation specialists will discuss the options, costs and how the process will work. If you are looking for more than just a pop top roof you will be happy to know we also do full VW camper conversions. Contact our team now to find out more. 

Austops VW pop tops

Austops pop top roof specification

LWB and SWB options are available


All-weather material roof Tent (Marine grade)


Standard transparent window with zipped cover at the front


Zipped side vents with mesh


Only stainless-steel hinges and fasteners used


Seamless surface (no fastening points catches through the fiberglass shell)


High-temperature resistant resin


Honeycombed plastic core


One-piece rubber seal


Powder-coated struts and framework


Aluminum trim profile


Lowered profile wind deflector


Integrated roof light

Customer Service/ pop top roof Warranty:


All Austops VW pop top roof’s (both for VW T5 and T6 campervan pop tops) come with 5-year warranty


Bearwood Campers and Austops share a commitment to high-quality products, installation and customer service.

Austops pop top roof design


Ribbed pattern shell suitable for roof rails


Low profile roof


Contoured to vehicle


Hidden fastenings


Easy operation




Choice of roof colours


Choice of canvas styles and colours


Pop top roof Manufacturing


Austops VW pop roofs are British made and use UK based suppliers


Austops invest in their manufacturing, design and safety. Their roof designs tested to the highest level of TUV Rhineland.


For their VW pop tops Austops are very proud to have made the grade to become ISO9001 certified.


AUSTOP’s VW pop top roofs are manufactured  by their experienced team at their factory in North Yorkshire


Your new Pop top for your Volkswagen campervan will have had spot checks at each stage of its construction by the Austops team to ensure its quality

6 Reasons to Check Availability & Price of our Pop Top Roof Conversions Today

1. It takes literally seconds to check the price & availability of pop top roof conversions and we'll rush to get in touch right away to discuss your pop top roof conversion.

2. Our attention to detail and unique styling come from focusing on just one campervan at a time. This means we only have a few slots for pop top roof installation each year, which are usually booked up very quickly.

3. We are accredited suppliers and fitters for two of the leading pop top roof manufacturers in the UK, Austops and Skyline.

4. Both Austops and Skyline roofs come with a 5 year warranties and a huge range of options.

5. We can add solar panels and roof bars to all of our pop top roof installations.

6. Because of our quality over quantity approach, people come from all over the UK for our pop top roof installation service. We have limited spaces so don’t miss out and check the price and availability of our pop top roof conversions today.