Passenger WAVWheelchair Accessible Vehicles
Travel with your wheelchair. You can ride in these, or store your wheelchair. A supplier will bring one to your home so you can make sure it’s right for you.
These are the most common type of Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle (WAVWheelchair Accessible Vehicle) on the Scheme and they’re a popular choice for wheelchair users. They’re specially adapted so you can travel in your wheelchair, as a passenger.
You’ll usually access this WAVWheelchair Accessible Vehicle using a ramp or lift, then you or someone else will need to secure your wheelchair with tie-downs.
You can travel without leaving your wheelchair, in a WAVWheelchair Accessible Vehicle. In a car, you’d need to transfer out of your wheelchair and store it.
You can choose to sit in your wheelchair towards the back of the WAVWheelchair Accessible Vehicle.
You can choose to sit in your wheelchair near the front of the WAVWheelchair Accessible Vehicle.