Information about Shopmobility and how to book scooters and wheelchairs if you have a mobility problem.

Covid-19 update

The Shopmobility office will remain open as it is Covid secure.

The pre-booking of scooters and wheelchairs is essential. Please call Shopmobility on 01724 297000 to book your vehicle. Due to the Coronavirus pandemic and the extra cleaning of scooters and wheelchairs, we are limited to how many scooters can be hired out.

For bus pass applications please make an appointment by calling the Shopmobility office on 01724 297000.

We run a Shopmobility scheme in Scunthorpe. Anyone with a mobility problem can hire a wheelchair or mobility scooter for free, although donations are welcome.

Register for Shopmobility

Complete our Shopmobility service registration form below:

All applicants must attend the Shopmobility Centre in Scunthorpe for an assessment before they are allowed to use the equipment.

Assessments are carried out by appointment between Monday and Thursday. No one is allowed out for the first time on a Friday or Saturday (Scunthorpe Market days) as the town centre is usually busy.

The Scunthorpe Shopmobility Centre is located on the ground floor of the Parishes multi-storey car park on Fenton Street, Scunthorpe. Two hours free parking is available and parking is free after 2pm. Blue badge holders park free at all times.

There is a maximum weight limit on the scooters. One has a maximum weight limit of 18 stone (115kg) and all others have a limit of 22 stone (139kg).

Opening times

Monday to Friday: 8.30am to 12.30pm and 1pm to 3.30pm
Saturday: 9am to 12.30pm and 1pm to 3.30pm



01724 297460

Ground floor
Parishes multi-storey car park
Fenton Street
DN15 6QX