In the UK, disabled people do not have to pay VAT when buying certain disability aids and services (This can be claimed by friend or family member purchasing on their behalf). Not everything supplied to disabled people is necessarily zero-rated for VAT. Goods and services on which you do not have to pay VAT are usually known as 'zero-rated' or 'eligible for VAT relief'.is
A Very Popular Rise and Recline with Exceptional Features!
The Brookfield Rise & Recline Chair is one of the top dual motor rise and recliners on the market. The dual motor design allows independent control of the backrest and leg rest, which enables the user to achieve ultimate comfort whilst using their chair. Removable armrests allow easy patient side transfer between the chair and a bed. Featuring wipe clean PU fabric, the chais is very easy to clean. Available in a variety of colours. The easy to use hand control with fastener enables it to be stored at the side of the chair when not in use. High quality OKIN motor for smooth action. Fabric cover meets BS5852 part 1 and foam inner meets BS5852 part 2, Crib 5. Maximum chair rise of 30°. Four castors for easy maneuvering. This chair should be placed at least 28"" away from the wall and keep at least 38"" of chairs front space clear for daily operation. Maximum User Weight Limit is 160kg.
Wipe Clean PU Fabric
Removable arms for easy side transfer
High Quality OKIN Dual Motor
102mm castors for better maneuverability.
Maximum User Weight Limit 160kg
Chair should be placed at least 28inch away from the wall for daily operation
Product Dimensions (mm) 1070x790x830
Net weight (kg) 62 0 0
Backrest Height (mm) 700
Maximum User Weight (kg) 160
Maximum User Weight (stones) 25
Overall Depth (mm) 830
Overall Height (mm) 1070
Overall Width (mm) 790
Seat Depth (mm) 540
Seat Height (mm) 510
Seat Width (mm) 550
*Note: Due the size this item will be a Pallet delivery and may take up-to 10 working days for delivery. We also advise that two or more people are at the property to accept delivery.
Aids 4 Mobility uses Royal Mail, Parcel Force, DPD, Hermes, TNT and UPS. We have chosen these couriers based on their reliability and cost-effective delivery solutions. This helps us to keep your order costs as low as possible.
There is FREE DELIVERY* on all orders over £30.00 excluding VAT to all UK mainland addresses and for most non-mainland UK addresses.
Orders up to £30.00 excluding VAT are only £3.95 P and P
If you are looking to have orders delivered outside the UK mainland, please contact us for a quotation. We will do our best to keep the delivery costs as low as we can.
Please note: VAT is removed in the checkout process
In the UK, disabled people do not have to pay VAT when buying certain disability aids and services (This can be claimed by friend or family member purchasing on their behalf). Not everything supplied to disabled people is necessarily zero-rated for VAT. Goods and services on which you do not have to pay VAT are usually known as 'zero-rated' or 'eligible for VAT relief.
Who is eligible for VAT relief?
You must be 'chronically sick or disabled' to qualify for VAT relief. The HMRC comment on this is as follows. A person is 'chronically sick or disabled' if they either:
have a physical or mental impairment that has a long-term and severe effect on their ability to carry out everyday activities;
have a condition that doctors treat as a chronic sickness - like diabetes, for example;
are terminally ill
VAT Relief on our Disability Aids
All products on the Aids for Mobility website are flagged with an option to claim VAT relief during Checkout if it applies to that item. When you add a zero-rated product or service to your Basket, you will be asked to tick a checkbox to confirm that you, or the person for whom you are buying the item, are eligible for VAT Relief.
How VAT relief works
If you are claiming VAT Relief you will be asked to complete an extra few questions during Checkout, where we will ask you to provide brief details of your disability and confirmation that the product is for 'personal or domestic use'. We will keep a record of this declaration along with your order details. You can then buy the product(s) in your Basket at a price that excludes VAT. You will be asked to make this declaration each time you place an order that includes zero-rated products. It is a legal requirement that we record this information for every order, and we apologise for the inconvenience.
More information from HMRC
You can find out more about VAT Relief for disabled people on the HM Revenue and Customs website. If you cannot find the answer to your questions there or would prefer to speak to an adviser, you can call their Helpline on 0845 302 02 03.
The helpline is open from 8.00 am to 5.00 pm, Monday to Friday. (Closed weekends and bank holidays).