The Motability Scheme enables disabled people to exchange either their Higher Rate Mobility Component of Disability Living Allowance or their War Pensioners' Mobility Supplement to obtain a new car, powered wheelchair or scooter.
Motability, the national charity (registered charity no: 299745), has overall responsibility for the Motability Scheme:
- It directs and oversees the scheme
- It raises funds to provide financial help to scheme customers who would otherwise be unable to afford the type of car and any adaptations that they need
- It administers the Government's Specialised Vehicles Fund which provides financial assistance for customers who need to travel in their wheelchairs
- It provides technical support to customers and the adaptation and conversion industry
You can find out about the Motability scheme or you can contact them at:
City Gate House
22 Southwark Bridge Road
Telephone: 0845 456 4566 (8.30am till 5.30pm Monday to Friday).
For more information contactConcessionary Travel Team
Tel: 01592 583370 Fax: 01592 583643 Contact Concessionary Travel Team online
By Post: Fife Council, Rothesay House, Rothesay Place, Glenrothes, KY7 5PQ