Individuals and households
**Update 24 August 2023: Funding for the 2023/24 financial year has been opened and will be offered on a first-come first-served basis**
If you are in a low-income household living within 20 kilometres (12 miles) of the LEZ, you may be eligible to apply for a grant of up to £3,000. This includes:
- £2,000 for disposing of vehicles which do not comply with the low emissions standards in authorised disposal centre
- £500 Travel Better vouchers per adult, up to £1,000 per household to buy bikes, e-bikes, cargo bikes and public transport tickets.
Read more about eligibility and how to apply on the Energy Savings Trust website or contact
- 0808 808 2282
Other support is available including for:
- family cargo bikes
- adapted cycles
- electric vehicles and chargers.
Free e-Cargo Bike trial
The Council has partnered with Cargo Bike Movement to help individuals shift to more active and sustainable modes. You can try a range of electric cargo bikes for a free trial period if you live in the Edinburgh area.