Lowestoft Shopmobility runs a membership scheme for people who wish to hire equipment on a regular basis during shop hours opening times without having to leave a deposit. There is a simple application form which takes about 5 minutes to complete. We also ask people applying to provide two forms of identity showing their current address i.e. Driving licence, utility bills etc. Our current annual membership fee and hire fees are:

Annual membership:      £10.00

Hire fee per day              £3.00


For people wishing to hire a powered vehicle for the day (during shop opening times) without joining the membership scheme our hire prices are: 

Hire fee                            £6.00

Refundable deposit          £25.00




We also hire out manual wheelchairs. These are either large wheeled (Self propelled) or small wheeled (Transit). Both come with a cushion for extra comfort. The daily hire fee does include 24hr hire and the wheelchairs can be returned the following day. The manual wheelchair hire fees are:

Hire fee (per day/24hr)     £6.00

Weekly Hire (7 days)         £30.00

Refundable deposit            £20.00


For holiday makers we offer mobility scooter, powered and manual wheelchair hires to their holiday destinations (on the understanding that powered vehicles are stored under cover and that charging facilities are available). All powered vehicles can be delivered and collected from places such as Gunton Hall, Potters, Warners in Corton, Pontins and Southwold. A charge will be made for delivery/collection and the price will depend on the location (see sample list below). Travel scooters and manual wheelchairs can be collected from and returned to the shop. Our holiday hire prices are:

Hire fee per day (24hrs) (powered vehicles inc.Travel scooters)           £10.00

Hire fee per week (powered vehicles inc.Travel scooters)                     £60.00     

Refundable deposit                                                                             £25.00 

All part days will be charged at £10.00. Delivery and collection times will normally be between 0900hrs and 1600hrs Monday to Saturday. There are no Sunday or Bank holiday deliveries.


Long term hires

Anyone wishing to hire a powered vehicle on a long term basis (three or more weeks)

Can do so at the following rates:

Weekly hire (minimum three weeks)         £35.00 per week

Refundable deposit                                    £25.00


Delivery and collection prices

Lowestoft             £15.00

Potters                  £20.00

Pontins                  £18.00

Kessingland          £24.00

Southwold            £30.00

Gt.Yarmouth        £30.00