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L'înformâtion et les sèrvices publyis pouor I'Île dé Jèrri

Electric bike grant scheme

Scheme closes on Friday 28 April 2017

No new applications will be accepted after the above date

All applications granted and awaiting E bike purchase will be honoured. Applicants have a month after their application has been granted to actually purchase an E bike.

About the electric bike grant scheme

From 1 July 2016,​ the new grant is 20% of the cost of an electric bike (E bike) up to a maximum of £300.

For E bikes which cost £1,500 and over, you'll receive the full £300 grant. 

For E bikes which cost below £1,500, you'll receive a 20% discount. 

This change only applies to application forms received after 1 July.

You have to be a local resident and over 14 to apply for the grant.

E bikes are better for the environment, your health and your pocket with:

  • zero emissions
  • no parking fees
  • no petrol costs​

Help support active travel and the States Sustainable Transport Policy by using E bikes.

Download the States of Jersey Sustainable Transport Policy (size 2.5mb)

How to apply for the grant

To apply for the car2cycle scheme grant you need to:

  • complete the application form below
  • take the form to Sand Street Parking Control or Driver and Vehicle Standards (DVS)
  • bring valid ID (passport or driving licence) and proof of residence (utility bill, bank statement, Jersey residence card or school letter)

Download car2cycle grant application form (size 111kb)
Download the terms and conditions of the car2cycle scheme (size 490kb)

How to use your grant

You have four weeks to buy your E bike after you receive your approved application form.

Take your approved application form (and valid ID) to a participating local retailer and pay them the cost of the E bike less your £300 grant.

Retailers are also offering a free check of your E bike for three months.​

Participating retailers

You can only use your grant at:

  • A2B CI Electric Bikes
  • Aarons Bikes
  • AT Cycles
  • Big Maggy’s
  • Bikers
  • Boudins Cycles
  • Coop Bikes
  • Fortuna Euronics (go to Lovejoy's Antiques in St Aubin)​
  • Mark Pickford’s Cycle Shop
  • Ocean Distribution
  • Pedal Power Jersey
  • Puffin Cycles
  • South Pier Marine
  • Cycle Centre Limited

Free training on how to use E bikes

If you have never used an E bike before, you can learn how with our free training.

Contact the Road Safety Officer (States of Jersey Police) to sign up for the training.

Tel: +44 (0) 1534 612222
Email Road Safety Officer

Cycling safely

For more information on safe cycling see the Cycling safely webpage.

Cycling safely

More information about the scheme​​

For more information about the car2cycle scheme or sustainable transport initiatives, contact:

The Transport Awareness Officer
Department for Infrastructure
P.O. Box 412
Beresford House
St Helier

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