Information for Advisors
How the Scheme works
The Motability Scheme enables disabled people to use their government-funded mobility allowance to lease a new car, scooter or powered wheelchair every three years, or a Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle (WAV) every five years.
Who can join?
Anyone who receives one of the following and has at least 12 months' award remaining:
- The Higher Rate Mobility Component of the Disability Living Allowance (DLA)
- The Enhanced Rate Mobility Component of Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
- The War Pensioners' Mobility Supplement (WPMS)
- The Armed Forces Independence Payment (AFIP)
We have a range of resources to help you inform others about the Motability Scheme. Explore these, using the links below.
We offer a range of resources, available free of charge, that you can refer to and pass on to disabled people and their families.
Our newsletter, Motability Matters, contains the latest news and information you need to advise disabled people and their families about the Motability Scheme.
Each year, we attend major disability and professional exhibitions, to raise awareness about the Motability Scheme. Find out if we're attending an event near you.