Lift Type is an independent type foundry based in Montpellier, France. Since 2014 we offering retail or custom fonts, and sometimes free limited edition typefaces for specific events.


Lift Type
18 rue Marceau
34000 Montpellier

+33 (0)6 26 96 61 21


Co-founder / direction:
Romain Oudin

Nicolas Aubert

Type design:
Romain Oudin, Aloïs Ancenay, Benoît Hody, Antoine Brun

Troa digital

Social network:
Romain Pisa

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    Basic Licenses grant you the rights to use each Lift Type’s digital fonts for any use : desktop, website (with 0-50k views/per month), app (with 0-50k downloads), ePub (with 0-50k downloads).

    Level 1

    One end user (1 computer). Nominative license for person working independently.

    Level 2

    Two to Five end users. Very Small Companies with 2 to 5 computers in the same workplace.

    Level 3

    Five to Ten end users. Small Companies with 6 to 10 computers in the same workplace.

    Level 4

    Ten to Twenty end users. Companies with 11 to 20 computers in the same workplace.


    Over 20 computers and/or End users, over 50K app downloads, over 50K ePub downloads, or for global branding license, please write to Lift Type by email at and explain your needs and business and we will send you an adapted quotation.



    • Use the font for personal and commercial works
    • Use the font at a single home or business location (for level 1)
    • Use the font in a single website with 0-50k views/per month (for basic webfont license)
    • Use the font in a single app with 0-50k downloads (contact us to upgrade)
    • Use the font in a single ePub with 0-50k downloads (contact us to upgrade)Embedding the font in a PDF and other similar documents

    Not allowed:

    • Sell or redistribute the font without permission
    • Give to your clients or collaborators the font files. They has to buy a license too
    • Modify, adapt, disassemble, rename, decompile, extract, alter, merge it with other software, use codes (even partial) or the typeface design contained in the Digital Font
    • complete the glyph set, or create derivative works based on our font. (contact us for a custom version)
    • Convert the font file to an other font formats
    • Use more than your level of license. Number of user, website page view, downloads for app and ePub, please contact us to upgrade your license
    • Using a single glyph of our typeface as a logotype or monogram.

    Trial fonts

    Our trial version only contain the basic character needed to test the typeface (Uppercases, lowercases and numbers). You just need to create an account to download it. The Trial versions contain only OTF desktop format.
    These files are only intended for trial purposes. The Trial license allows to use the font exclusively for non-commercial purposes and only for single-print designs. More info: trial license.

    Free fonts

    Sometimes we offering free fonts license for limited times. Our free fonts was only beta versions, currently our commercial typeface are updated version with fixed bug, cleaning kerning, extended character set, new alternates and langage supports. if you’ve had a chance to download a free limited edition of our typeface in the past, you had to accept an EULA a this moment and it still valid today (you can use the font for personal and commercial for print only). If you want to upgrade your license with web use, or to obtain the final version of the typeface, you have buy a commercial license.

    Student discounts

    We offer a 80% discount for students. It’s a basic level 1 Licenses. Licenses acquired with a student discount keeps its validity after the studies termination. If you are a student and you wish to purchase some of our products, contact us at: Select the font(s) you want and and give us your complete informations, your school and your Student ID. We will send you a coupon code valid for 7 days. This discount is not available for teachers or universities, but if you are representing a school, and wish to purchase some of our products, you can contact us.

    Font updates and upgrades

    If you purchased a licence and if you want to obtain the updated family, or to upgrade your license: single font to a complete family, adding more users, more web page views, more app or ePub download, contact us at: and give us the full informations, we will send you a coupon code.
    If you want to update or upgrade a free font license, you have buy a commercial license.

    Language supports

    All our typefaces support Latin languages (European Western, Central, South Eastern). You may view each of the Typeface’s glyphs by downloading the PDF specimen. If you need to extending our fonts support to other languages, please contact us for a custom version, it is possible for us to extend it or working on new languages such as Cyrillic and Greek.

    Variable fonts

    Currently we are not offering variable fonts. It can’t be adapted to some of our families like Parade or Vroom Gti. We may upgrade some of our typefaces when this format will be full allowed in softwares and browser. If you need a variable font of a typeface of our catalog you can contact us to ask if it’s possible.

    Custom and bespoke fonts

    If you need something specific for a project you can contact us for a custom typefaces (glyphs addition, modification, development of new weights, italics, variable fonts, extensions of language support), We can also working on tailored typefaces, or for building a brand identity with custom lettering, logo, word mark refinements and development.

    Asking and support

    If you need something you can send us an email, our support is available in French or English we will try to answer as fast as possible.