WAV stands for Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle. This means you can travel in the vehicle while seat in your wheelchair
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Enjoy everyday freedom

Simply exchange your qualifying mobility allowance for a brand-new car, Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle (Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle), scooter or powered wheelchair on the Motability Scheme. You’ll also get our worry-free package.

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Find a vehicle

We work with manufacturers and suppliers to bring you the widest choice of vehicles.

What you’ll get in our worry‑free package

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A brand-new vehicle

Whether you choose a car, Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle, scooter or powered wheelchair, it will arrive new for you to drive or ride in, and adapted, if you need it.

You’ll get these too

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Insurance cover

We’ll arrange this for you. You can add up to three drivers and can change these at any time.

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Servicing and MOT

We’ll cover your regular services and routine repairs, to keep your vehicle running perfectly.

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Breakdown cover

We’ll give you breakdown cover so you can travel with peace of mind. If you get a car or a Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle, you’ll get RAC cover.

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Support with your electric car

We’ll arrange and cover the cost of a home chargepoint and a standard installation, or give you access to the bp pulse network of over 9,000 public chargepoints. This depends on a few things.

What's new?

What the Scheme means to our customers

Whatever your needs, we can help you get more independence. Over 700,000 people in the UK enjoy the freedom the Scheme offers.

What our customers say

We asked people to tell us what the Scheme means to them, in three words.

My vehicle is my independence and without it, I wouldn’t be able to do half the stuff that I do. It’s a really important, key thing in my life to help me get out there.

Jaiquane, car customer

It made my life so much easier to have the vehicle that I needed. To get it through the Scheme was brilliant, because it takes away all the hassle and the worry.

Tink, car customer

Ready to see how it works?

We'll explain how the Scheme works and we'll show you how to get started, once you're ready.

See how it works

Related FAQs

Am I eligible to join the Scheme?

You need a qualifying mobility allowance with at least 12 months left to apply to join the Scheme. Check if you're eligible.

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Can two people in my home be on the Scheme?

You can have as many people in your home on the Scheme as you want, as long as they’re all eligible to join.

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Can I join the Scheme on Attendance Allowance?

You cannot apply to join the Scheme if you receive Attendance Allowance.

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Can young people join the Scheme?

Young people can join the Scheme, but what they can do and how they join depends on their age and whether they’re the customer.

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Can young drivers join the Scheme?

You can only have one driver under 21 on your Certificate of Motor Insurance. This could be the disabled customer, or another driver living at the same address.

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What are location trackers?

Location trackers are one of the ways we make sure our vehicles are being used for the benefit of our customers.

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