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
The Self Propelled shower and Commode chair is a versatile chair with footrest, backrest, and armrest offering maximum independence.
The lightweight aluminum frame makes the shower commode chair highly durable.
Easy to transform from self-propelled chair to attendant-propelled chair.
The versatile design of commode chair makes it ideal for individuals with limited mobility.
The detachable seat includes solid infill as a standard for maintaining supreme comfort.
Features the height-adjustable footrests to ensure the supreme leg comfort.
Puncture proof tires and plastic castors offer the required mobility on wet and slippery areas.
Backrest, seat, and arms are easy to clean that allows you to maintain hygiene.
The padded hinged arms are featured to slide the transfer easily.
The seamless PU seat and back of the shower commode chair provide supreme comfort.
The self-propelled shower and commode chair made from lightweight aluminum can be converted to an attendant-propelled wheelchair. It is perfect for the elderly and individuals suffering from limited mobility. The height-adjustable footrest is featured to provide maximum leg comfort to the users.
The shower commode chair requires little or no maintenance and ensures the supreme comfort and safety of individuals. It is designed for combining the comfort of a commode chair with the functionality of a shower seat. The large-sized puncture-proof tires are featured in this stable and sturdy chair, so users can easily maneuver themselves over the toilet and shower.
The two-in-one horseshoe seat is easy to detach and includes the solid infill as a standard. The comfortable seat, footrest, armrest, and back of the chair make it user-friendly. The soft cushioned seat makes the self-propelled shower commode chair comfortable to sit in for long periods.
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).