June 27, 2013

Buy a bike through Cyclescheme

If you wish to buy a bike and take advantage of the government backed Cycle to Work initiative, read on. Cycle to Work can save you upto over 32% off the price of a new bike through tax and National Insurance savings. It’s open to everybody and currently the following information applies.

Cyclescheme In 4 Easy Steps

  1. Pop into the shop and choose the bike and the accessories you would like.
  2. We’ll fill out a quotation form with the items you require.*
  3. Take the quotation to your employer and wait for you Cyclescheme voucher.
  4. Bring your voucher in and arrange to pick up your bike and accessories.

* If you want to secure the bike to make sure we still have it by the time you get your voucher, then please leave us a cash deposit, which will be refunded when you bring your voucher.

FAQ

How long will I have to wait for my voucher?

Usually you will receive your voucher within a couple of weeks.

Can I use my voucher against sale items?

Because Cyclescheme charge us a commission, we cannot take Cyclescheme vouchers against any item which is on sale.  However we can still accept the voucher for any item at full price.

Can I do Cyclescheme on Ellis Briggs handmade bicycles?

We can accept Cyclesceme vouchers on our handmade bicycles, however there is an admin charge of £100 to cover the cost of Cycleschemes commission.

How much can I spend on a bike an accessories?

Cyclescheme allows you to claim up £1000 but you can top this up yourself if you’re looking for a bike which cost more.  We accept Cyclescheme vouchers for bikes and accessories totaling £300 and upwards.