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Links to other mobility organisations

Below you’ll find links to organisations that offer advice, information and services on mobility and motoring which may be useful.

For links to Motability Scheme partners, such as RSA or Autoglass, please use the following links:

Useful contacts - Car customers
Useful contacts - Scooter and powered wheelchair customers

Whilst we regularly visit these websites, we have no responsibility for their content or reliability.

Motoring Services

Blue Badge SchemeOpens in new window

Information about applying for the badge and to find Blue Badge parking bays near you.

BSM Driving LessonsOpens in new window

Information about learning to drive with BSM.

RAC Route PlannerOpens in new window

To help you find your quickest way from A to B.

RAC Traffic NewsOpens in new window

Live traffic updates along a selected journey or a specific location.


Government bodies

Department for Social DevelopmentOpens in new window

Information on social security benefits in Northern Ireland.

Department for Transport (DfT)Opens in new window

The official website for the Department of Transport. The DfT’s aim is a transport system, which balances the needs of the economy, the environment and society.

Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)Opens in new window

Provide a range of benefits and services for people who are ill or disabled and their carers, including the Disability Living Allowance.

Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA)Opens in new window

Information about driving licences, learning to drive, vehicle registration and car tax, for Northern Ireland see nidirectOpens in new window

GOV.UKOpens in new window

Information on a number of national and local government services including motoring, health, tax and benefits.

NHS Carers DirectOpens in new window

Offers information, advice and support, including transport issues, to anyone looking after a relative or friend.

NHS Choices: Your Health, Your WayOpens in new window

The NHS guide to living with a disability or long-term condition; including practical advice on support and entitlements. 

Veterans UKOpens in new window

(formerly SPVA)
Provide pensions, welfare and support services to members of the Armed Forces and veterans, including the War Pensioners’ Mobility Supplement.


Other organisations

Able MagazineOpens in new window

Disability magazine including forum, reviews and information on accessible holidays, products and test drives

BrakeOpens in new window

A charity providing road safety advice for children, motorcyclists and other drivers.

Direct EnquiriesOpens in new window

Help people find accessible shops, businesses and restaurants via their Nationwide Access Register.

Disability Rights UKOpens in new window (formerly RADAR)

Disability rights campaigning organisation, produce a range of useful publications including ‘Get Motoring’ and ‘Get Mobile’.

Disabled and Reduced Mobility Airport GuideOpens in new window

The guide covers many aspects such as flying with guide dogs, travelling with autism, visual impairments, travelling with breathing problems and much more.

Disabled Motoring UKOpens in new window (formlerly Mobilise)

A member organisation that promotes the welfare and personal mobility of disabled people, drivers and non-drivers

Disabled Motorists Federation (DMFed) UKOpens in new window

Provides advice to disabled people and their carers on issues relating to motoring and transport matters.

Disabled Living FoundationOpens in new window

National charity providing advice about mobility products for disabled people, their carers and families.

Forum of Mobility CentresOpens in new window

Charitable network of centres providing advice and assessments to help people achieve independent mobility as drivers, passengers and wheelchair users.

RicaOpens in new window

Independent research charity, which produces a number of useful reports for disabled people, such as ‘Getting a wheelchair into a car’.

National Federation of Shopmobility UK (NFSUK)Opens in new window

A scheme which lends wheelchairs and scooters to people with limited mobility to use whilst visiting shopping centres and leisure facilities.

Scope - About DisabilityOpens in new window

Information and advice for disabled people of all ages, including information on what's available locally to you.

Which? Elderly CareOpens in new window

Free, independent and practical advice about caring for older people across the UK.