South Yorkshire Wheels2Work Eligibility Criteria

Are you eligible for a scooter?

If you can answer yes to all the following questions below then you pass our eligibility criteria and we may be able to loan you a scooter:

I live in South Yorkshire and I am at least 16 years old.

If I am 16 or 17, I have the support and permission of my Parent or Guardian to apply for the scheme.

I can provide a Guarantor.

I have a firm offer of work, training or college and am unable to get there OR...

I am already in work, training or college but am struggling to get there.

I have checked the Travel South Yorkshire Journey Planner and there is no suitable public transport for my journey.

I have a provisional driving or full licence OR...

I will apply OR have applied for my provisional driving licence.

I am willing to undertake CBT scooter training which is a legal requirement.

I can afford the £50 deposit and monthly payments of £80 lease fees.

I can cover the to £500 insurance excess fee; refer SYW2W Contract Terms and Conditions for details.

I have somewhere safe and secure to store the scooter at home.

I understand the loan period is 6 months.



We have helped over 750 people get to work, training or college over the past 3 years! 95% of them were highly satisfied or satisfied with the support received.

Getting a scooter was very important to me. There were just no buses that could have got me to work on time and having been out of work for over a year, I was desperate to accept the job."