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CYCLE TO WORK SCHEME

New Cycle To Work Rules Apply from 1st Aug 2020:

 

5 years has been reduced to 4 years, so all from 2016 is eligible again in 2020.

 

€1,000 has been increased to €1,250 for an ordinary bike Electric bikes up to €1,500

Who is entitled to use Cycle to Work Scheme?

Under the initiative, salaried employees who are employed and paying PAYE tax in Ireland.

Is there any limit on the price of the bike I can obtain?

Yes, there is a limit on the price of the bike. You will only be able to obtain tax relief up to a maximum of €1250 for an ordinary bike and €1500 for a pedal-assisted electric bike. For more expensive orders you can pay the balance directly to the shop. Cycle To Work Scheme can be done once every 4 years. 

How do I go about getting a tax-free bike through the Cycle to Work Scheme?

Visit our shop to choose your bike and equipment. We can also email you all the completed forms.
Print off a purchase agreement and forward it to your employer's HR office.
Once payment is made for the bike package by your company you can contact the bike shop and organize the collection of your goods.

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What is the payback period?

Up to 12 months depending on the options that your employer provides. 

How many times a week do I have to use the bike for work?

There is no requirement for you to cycle to work for a specified number of days throughout the year and there is no special requirement for you to record your trips. The scheme does require that the bike is mainly used by you to travel to work. You can also use the bike for leisure at weekends and on holiday.

How much will I save?

 It depends on your tax rate - you may save up to 52%. So, for example, a €500 purchase could cost you as little as €240 or €4.62 a week!

I want to join the scheme, what next?

Visit our online shop and follow the steps set out above to process your order. You can also contact us by phone or email and we will send you all completed forms.

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Contact us 

Company information  

LIFTY Electric Vehicles

The Chq Building, Custom House Quay,

North Dock, Dublin,

IRELAND. 

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Disclaimer

Lifty Electric Vehicles are not to be used on footpaths, cycle lanes or roads in Ireland. It is the complete responsibility of the customer to ensure that you operate your e-scooter within all country and local laws.

The customer assumes all liability and risk associated with the use of electric scooter products and holds Lifty Electric Vehicles Ltd and its owners free from any liability caused by their use.

Refunds Policy

 

To obtain a full refund, within 14 days of receiving the item you must inform us that you will return the goods in an “as new” condition. 

 

How to do this is detailed below.  

 

Lifty Electric Vehicles defines “as new” condition as unridden, with all parts, manuals, and accessories included in the original box and packaging. 

  

Returned items will be checked by one of our specialists to ensure they meet the criteria set out in this returns policy. 

  

Refunds will be processed within 14 days of us receiving the returned item, using the same method of payment used for the original purchase.

 

We may refuse a refund should your product be returned not in an “as new” condition. Credit & debit card refunds must be made to the card used for the original purchase. 

  

Please be aware that direct refunds can take up to five business days to appear in your bank account depending on whom you bank with.

 

We are unable to offer any refund without a valid receipt. 

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