Booking the Car

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ACCESSIBLE EV NISSAN MPV and VOLKSWAGON CADDY CAR

Would You Like to Hire a Wheelchair Accessible Car?

What type of vehicles can you hire?
Who can hire our wheelchair accessible cars?
Is any training provided?
What can the cars be used for?
How much is it to hire the cars?
How to operate the EV MPV car
How to book
Do's and Don'ts when hiring a car and Covid-19 procedures

What type of vehicles can you hire?

We have two different types of cars: -


Volkswagen cars
We have two-automatic accessible Volkswagen cars, which accommodate one wheelchair user, plus up to three passengers as well as the driver. The cars have a winch and ramp access at the rear. We can accommodate most passengers but please ask and we are more than happy to help with any issues.
Have a large wheelchair? More than one wheelchair user? A large group? You can use one of our accessible minibuses.
 
EV Nissan MPV Car
We have one Electric Vehicle automatic MPV car which can accommodate one wheelchair user, plus up to three passengers as well as the driver. The accessible car has an electric winch and ramp access at the rear. If you cannot drive the car yourself or do not have any body to drive for you, we do have volunteer drivers. This car can also be hired by individuals.
 




 

Who can hire our wheelchair accessible cars?

Drivers must be over 21 years old and have held a full driver’s licence for at least two years.
 




 

Is any training provided?

Yes, your nominated driver will need to be available for a short familiarisation with the vehicle and training in the wheelchair access and restraint equipment before taking the vehicle out for the first time. Once trained, your nominated driver will be covered by our insurance.
If you cannot drive the car yourself or do not have any body to drive for you, we do  have volunteer drivers.
 


 


 

What can the cars be used for?

The wheelchair accessible cars can be used for those wishing to access hospital and doctor appointments, dentist, shopping trips etc. There are no restrictions on journey purpose.
 




 

How much is it to hire the cars?

Bws Bro Bach - Volkswagon accessible mpvVolkswagen car
To hire the automatic Volkswagen car is 75p per mile. There is also an annual membership of £2.












Bws Bro MPV electric  carEV Nissan MPV Car
To hire the EV Nissan MPV car is 45p per mile. The car will be fully charged before you use it. On average the car will travel approximately 100 miles, this however, does depend on the type of terrain. The more hills, the car will use up more electricity.  If required Dolen Teifi will provide you with a map with the various charge points along your route.






 


 



 

How to operate the EV Nissan MPV car

The car is automatic and when you collect the vehicle it will be attached to the charger. For further information on how the vehicle operates, please watch the video below or print out our information leaflet. 
Click here to download the leaflet on EV Nissan MPV car.
Click here for information leaflet on how to operate the vehicle.
 
 
Electric accessible car





 

How to book

To book a bus or one of the cars please call us on 01559 362403 or email us at info@dolenteifi.org.uk