Motability Scheme

People using a Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle

The Motability Scheme enables people with disabilities to exchange their mobility allowance to lease a new car, scooter or powered wheelchair.

To be eligible to join the Motability Scheme, you need to receive one of the following mobility allowances and you must have at least 12 months’ award length remaining:

  • Higher Rate Mobility Component of Disability Living Allowance (HRMC DLA) As of 12 April 2017, this allowance is £58.00 per week
  • Enhanced Rate Mobility Component of Personal Independence Payment (ERMC PIP) As of 10 April 2017, this allowance is £58.00 per week.
  • War Pensioners' Mobility Supplement (WPMS) As of 12 April 2017, this allowance is £64.80 per week.
  • Armed Forces Independence Payment (AFIP) As of 12 April 2017, the mobility element of the allowance is £58.00 per week.

Please note that the Attendance Allowance cannot be used to lease a car through the Scheme.

Contact Motability:
Phone: 0300 456 4566
Minicom: 0300 037 0100
British Sign Language Video Relay Service: www.motability.co.uk/contact-and-support/british-sign-language-service
Web: www.motability.co.uk 

Motability Charitable grants

The Motability Charity provides charitable grants to individuals to help towards the cost of a vehicle, adaptations or driving lessons.

Web: http://www.motability.org.uk/charitable-grants/
Phone: 0300 456 4566