Community Minibuses

Who can use the scheme?

Any community groups can hire the minibus with driver.

What is available?

The minibus has a tail lift and other safety equipment to ensure passengers are carried in comfort. There are up to 16 seats some of which will need to be removed to accommodate wheelchairs.


Anytime. The vehicle is booked on a first come first served basis. Please call the office to check availability.

How much?

Charges start from 50 for the first 50 miles plus 50p per mile thereafter. A paid driver is supplied at £8 per hour.

Charges are reviewed annually.

How to apply

  1. Call us on 01363 773303, Monday to Friday from 9am to 4.30pm. If we are unable to take your call please leave your name and telephone number and we will ring back. Please try to give at least 24-hours notice.
  2. Make detailed booking arrangements including: date, start/finish times, pick-up points, destination, number of passengers, number and type of wheelchairs. It is important to stick to the finish time as the vehicle may be required elsewhere.