Motability from ŠKODA - FAQs

The Motability Scheme enables disabled people to use their government-funded mobility allowance to lease a new car, scooter or powered wheelchair. Since the Scheme was set up in 1978, Motability has helped over 3 million people get mobile with a brand new vehicle.


Below we’ve answered some common questions about the scheme that you might find helpful:

Do I qualify?

To qualify you need to be receiving one of these Government funded mobility allowances:

  • The Higher Rate Mobility Component (HRMC) of the Disability Living Allowance (DLA)
  • The Enhanced Rate of the Mobility Component (ERMC) of the Personal Independence Payment (PIP),
  • The War Pensioners’ Mobility Supplement (WPMS) or,
  • The Armed Forces Independence Payment (AFIP)

For further information please visit the Motability website

How can I adapt my car?

How much does it cost on my allowance?

Will I get my advance payment back?

How do I apply?

How long will it take for my car to arrive?

Can I join the scheme if I'm over 65?