Shopmobility is a loan service of manual or powered wheelchairs and electric scooters. This service is available to anyone with limited mobility, whether temporary or permanent and regardless of age or disability.
This service can be used in and around Bath city centre, whether for shopping, entertainment or business purposes.
We recommend that you book in advance to ensure a vehicle will be available. Please note that proof of identity will be required when hiring vehicles.
Staff will be available to welcome you on your arrival and offer any assistance necessary. You will be shown how to operate the vehicle safely and have a chance to practice before embarking on your trip.
One Stop Shop
3-4 Manvers Street
Office opening hours
Hire equipment available
|Monday||8.30am - 5.00pm||9.00am - 4.30pm*|
|Tuesday||8.30am - 5.00pm||9.00am - 4.30pm*|
|Wednesday||9.30am - 5.00pm||9.30am - 4.30pm*|
|Thursday||8.30am - 5.00pm||9.00am - 4.30pm*|
|Friday||8.30am - 4.30pm||9.00am - 4.00pm*|
|Saturday||9.00am - 12.00pm &
12.30pm - 4.30pm
|9.00am - 4.00pm*|
|* Monday – Thursday equipment must be returned by 4.30pm, Friday and Saturday by 4.00pm. Any equipment returned after the specified time will incur a levy of £5.00. This will be in addition to the equipment hire charges.|
Shopmobility will be closed on the 30th December 2017, 31st December 2017 and 1st January 2018.
Equipment hire charges
We need to make a small charge towards running costs as listed below. Charges are subject to 20% VAT.
You may be exempt from paying VAT if you are chronically sick or disabled. For more information please call Shopmobility or ask a member of staff at the Bath One Stop Shop.
- Electric Scooters & Powered Wheelchairs - £1.00 per hour (or part of) + VAT
- Manual chairs - 50p per hour (or part of) + VAT
The overnight hire of manual wheelchairs is £3.50 per night + VAT
Overnight charges are payable in advance and non-refundable.
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