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Motability Benefits

In Bolton Colne & Manchester

The Motability Scheme is a registered Charity and its aim is to provide an easy and affordable means for people with disabilities to become mobile by leasing a car in exchange for their mobility allowance. Joining the scheme is subject to certain criteria, terms & conditions.

Motability Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to join the Motability Scheme, you need to have been awarded one of the following mobility allowances with a minimum of 12 months’ award length remaining.

  • Higher Rate Mobility Component of Disability Living Allowance (HRMC DLA) – As of 11 April 2018, this allowance was £59.75 per week
  • Enhanced Rate Mobility Component of Personal Independence Payment (ERMC PIP) – As of 09 April 2018, this allowance was £59.75 per week
  • War Pensioners’ Mobility Supplement (WPMS) – As of 11 April 2018, this allowance was £66.75 per week
  • Armed Forces Independence Payment (AFIP) – As of 11 April 2018, the mobility element of the allowance was £59.75 per week
    More details about the allowances used on the Motability Scheme can be found by visiting the Motability Website (link to https://www.motability.co.uk/about-the-scheme/allowances/).

Motability Adapations

Motability Adaptations - Driving Adaptations

Driving adaptations help a disabled person to drive where it would otherwise not be possible and assist speed control, steering and signalling. They can vary from simple attachments, to replacing standard factory controls with a bespoke system designed for individual special needs and requirements. Driving adaptations include: Hand controls Electronic accelerators Left foot accelerators Pedal modifications Steering aids Remote control devices

Motability Adaptations - Stowage

Motability Stowage Adaptions are designed to lift a wheelchair into a car and can be an electric boot hoist or rooftop stowage system, both working with just the touch of a button.

Motability Adaptations - Wheelchair Accessible

A Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle (WAV) is not the only option available for wheelchair users when they are looking at how they will access their Motability car. There are also a number of Motability Access Adaptions that can be mounted on a car that include: Transfer plates Electric person hoist Swivel seats

Motability Offers

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