There is no upper age limit for applying, and you do not have to operate the vehicle yourself. If you are unable to drive, then you can put up to two nominated drivers on your application. Only one of those named can be under the age of 21. They should all ideally live within five miles of your address. Every nominated driver must agree to the terms and conditions of the Motability Scheme and provide their details and driving licence information when you apply.
You can also apply on the behalf of a child over three years old and receiving the higher Disability Living Allowance as outlined below. You (or a friend or family member) may be eligible for the Scheme if you (or they) are currently receiving one of the following benefits:
You can also apply on the behalf of a child over three years old and if they receive the higher Disability Living Allowance as outlined below. You (or a friend or family member) may be eligible for the Scheme if you (or they) are currently receiving one of the following benefits:
• The Higher Rate Mobility component of the Disability Living Allowance
• The Enhanced Rate Mobility component of the Personal Independence Payment
• The War Pensioners' Mobility Supplement
• The Armed Forces Independence Payment; as of 12 April 2017
Please note that you must have at least 12 months of benefit payments remaining to fully qualify. It's also important to remember that the Attendance Allowance is not an eligible benefit.
You can always receive more advice from a Motability specialist at your local Snows dealership. They've have been thoroughly trained to give you the best possible support at every stage, from your first enquiry and application, to the delivery of your new Motability vehicle.
We have a network of authorised dealerships across the country representing a wide range of world-renowned manufacturers, so please speak to your nearest team today.