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
This height-adjustable Shower Commode Chair, enables you to perform both toileting and showering from the comfort of your personal chair.
Manufactured using Lightweight, strong aluminum frame with detachable armrests.
The padded seat has a front cutout to allow for easy cleaning
The commode has a wheelchair design which provides convenient access to the bathroom
Perfect for disabled, elderly, and handicapped users.
Can be used over a standard toilet bowl.
Front casters are fitted with brakes for security.
Designed for moving the patients or self-propulsion.
Equipped with swing-away detachable footrests.
A seat insert is supplied for additional support while transporting.
The aluminum frame commode chair with wheels is perfect to be used in the home. A push handle allows easy mobility of patients in and out of the bathroom. The Days deluxe Shower Commode chair is designed for bariatric and handicapped users who are looking for easy cleaning. They can use it in the shower or as a commode chair.
The shower commode chair is manufactured using high-end aluminum, and also includes a seat insert and night chair bucket. The armrests can be flipped to allow for easy transfer and cleaning of the user. This commode chair is also perfect to use over a standard toilet bowl when needed.
Each wheel of the chair has brakes on it for maximum safety, which ensures that you are able to shower and use the toilet independently and with confidence.
This general purpose bed pan is made from white plastic and has a handle and moulded indents for easy transportation. It is easy to clean using steam, water or chemicals. Length 390mm (15¼") Dept...
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).