Motability

Grants to help with leasing a new car, scooter or powered wheelchair for people who receive one of the following benefits:

  • Higher Rate Mobility Component of Disability Living Allowance (DLA);
  • Enhanced Rate of the Mobility Component of Personal Independence Payment (PIP);
  • War Pensioners' Mobility Supplement (WPMS);
  • Armed Forces Independence Payment AFIP).

Please note that you must have at least 12 months’ award length remaining.

Last updated on 11 March 2018

Who is eligible?

Disabled people who receive one of the following benefits:

  • Higher Rate Mobility Component of Disability Living Allowance (DLA);
  • Enhanced Rate of the Mobility Component of Personal Independence Payment (PIP);
  • War Pensioners' Mobility Supplement (WPMS);
  • Armed Forces Independence Payment AFIP).

Please note that you must have at least 12 months’ award length remaining.

See the Eligibility Checker on the Motability website for more information.

How to apply?

Applicants can use the eligibility checker tool on the charity website and choose a vehicle or they can contact the customer services team on 0300 456 4566.

How to order

Your Motability Scheme specialist will place the order for you online at the dealership. You’ll just need to have 12 months remaining on your mobility allowance when you place the application.

What to bring

You will need to bring the following items with you:

  • Certificate of entitlement for your award from either DWP or Veterans UK (the award letter stating which allowance you have been awarded and the duration)
  • Proof of address (e.g. recent utility bill or bank statement)
  • Driving licences for anyone wishing to drive and details of any previous accidents or driving convictions.

Final checks

Once placed, we’ll just need a few days to check your application before we pass it back to the dealership to order your car. You can use our Application Checker to find out if your application has passed our checks.

Contact details

Warwick House
Roydon Road
Harlow
Essex
CM19 5PX
Telephone: 0300 456 4566
Email: https://www.motability.co.uk/about-motability/contact-us/general-enquiry-form
Web: http://www.motability.co.uk