The Motability Scheme run by a national charity - Motability
It provides a simple way to lease a new car, scooter or powered wheelchair without the worry of owning or running one.
To make use of the scheme, you will need to exchange your mobility allowance to lease a new car, Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle ( WAV ), scooter or powered wheelchair.
It is available to a person with enhanced rate of personal independence payment 'mobility component' or the higher rate of disability living allowance mobility component, awards must have a minimum of 12 months to run.
How it works
The Motability Scheme enables people to get mobile by exchanging their mobility allowance to lease a new car, Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle ( WAV ), scooter or powered wheelchair.
What you will get
The package includes free car insurance for up to two drivers, additional drivers can be added at a cost. NB. A driver with fully comprehensive insurance that is not named on your certificate of motor insurance is not permitted to drive the vehicle.