Accessible Vehicles and Equipment Scheme: application form

Invitation for suppliers to apply for accreditation to provide accessible vehicles and equipment to individuals with a long term health condition or disability.

Who can apply

Providers who can provide individuals with accessible vehicles and equipment on a three year lease, and are able to satisfy the minimum requirements, are invited to apply for accreditation. The minimum requirements are:

  • breakdown cover and roadside assistance 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
  • annual mileage allowance of 20,000 miles for vehicles
  • road tax (where applicable)
  • free servicing, battery and tyre replacement
  • windscreen repairs
  • fully comprehensive insurance for two named drivers
  • a range of adaptations at no, or minimal cost
  • the option to replace vehicles and equipment if they are no longer suitable for individual’s needs

Accredited providers will be responsible for meeting costs associated with Social Security Scotland’s administration of the scheme.

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