What is the process to claim the VAT relief?

The criteria for claiming VAT relief on a vehicle is very strict. The main points are outlined below:- The vehicle must be for a wheelchair user The vehicle should have substantial and permanent adaptation Adaptations should be invoiced to the dealership not the customer The vehicle and any …

Can I get the VAT off my new car when I have adaptations fitted?

If you’re a disabled wheelchair or stretcher user, you may not have to pay VAT if you buy a specially adapted vehicle for your personal or domestic use. Not every vehicle or adaptation will qualify for the relief. There are also strict definitions for terms like ‘wheelchair user’ …

What is the process to apply for a grant?

The process for applying for a grant towards your adaptations is as follows:- Have a demonstration of your requested adaptation by any of Elap’s demonstration team They will then write out an assessment and product recommendation report Forward this report with your grant application to the relevant department …

What grants are available?

Grants are awarded from a number of organisations, if you are a Motability customer or considering a Motability car we can complete the grant application process for you. If you are not Motability customer you should try contacting the following organisations for help:- Motability, Warwick House, Roydon Road, …