Mobility equipment and rental car hire

If you or a family member finds it hard to walk, you could consider hiring or borrowing a wheelchair, mobility scooter, walker or other mobility aid.

You can also hire modified cars or vans for disabled drivers and/or passengers.

Borrow or hire a wheelchair, mobility scooter or walker

Places that loan or hire out mobility equipment include:

Places where you can hire or borrow equipment

  • District Health Boards
  • Disability information centres
  • Disability support organisations
  • Disability equipment businesses
  • Local councils
  • Shopping centres
  • Tourist locations
  • Leisure facilities
  • Community events.

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Hire a mobility rental car or van

Mobility rental car companies have accessible or modified cars or vans for hire.

For example:

  • Hand control vehicles
  • Left foot accelerator vehicles
  • Electric seat lift vehicles
  • Wheelchair accessible vehicles.

Book your mobility vehicle well before your trip to make sure they’ll have a vehicle available for you.

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