Am I eligible to join the Motability Scheme?
The Motability Scheme provides worry-free mobility to disabled people as it enables them to exchange their mobility allowance to lease a new car. You are eligible to join if you are in receipt of one of the following allowances and have at least 12months’ award length remaining:
As part of its welfare reform programme, the Government is replacing Disability Living Allowance (DLA) with Personal Independence Payment (PIP) for disabled people aged between 16 and 64. The Motability Scheme works with PIP in the same way as is it does with DLA. For more information, go to dwp.gov.uk/pip. As of 06 April 2020, this allowance is £62.25 per week.
This allowance is provided by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) and can be used to cover the cost of a lease agreement with Motability Operations Ltd. As of 8th April 2020, this allowance is £62.25 per week.
This allowance is provided by Veterans UK and can be used to cover the cost of a lease agreement with Motability Operations Ltd. As of 8 April 2020, this allowance is £69.50 per week.
Armed Forces Independence Payment (AFIP) was introduced as part of the Welfare Reform Act 2012. Those who receive this allowance will be eligible to join the Motability Scheme. For more information, visit Veterans UK website. As of 6 April 2020, this allowance is £62.25 per week (this refers to the mobility element, which is the same rate as HRMC DLA and ERMC PIP).
What does the Motability package include?
When you lease a car through the Motability Scheme the following is always included in the price:
• Insurance (for up to three named drivers for cars and WAVs)
• Servicing, maintenance and repairs due to general wear
• Breakdown cover
• Tyre repair and replacement
• Windscreen repairs
How does the Motability Scheme work?
For further details relating to Volvo cars available through the Motability car scheme please either visit your local Volvo car retailer or call the Volvo dedicated Motability number 01423 638710