East Sussex Pedal Power is an initiative that aims to support people with access to employment, education and training by providing low cost bike rental. The scheme also allows people to access a bike in order to improve their health or wellbeing.
Who can apply?
Anyone over the age of 16 years can apply to get a bike, but you must live within the East Sussex County Council area.
What are the priority groups?
The scheme is focussed on supporting access to work, education or training. We also take referrals from programmes involved in workplace or workforce development schemes, and people participating in public health led community development projects. Individuals may also apply directly without referral.
How long can I rent a bike for?
You can choose to rent a bike for a period of bewteen 1 and 6 months.
What is provided with the bike?
All our bikes are fitted with mudguards, luggage rack and good quality lock. You also have the option of buying or renting a helmet, USB lights, pannier bags and hi -visibility vest.
Full details of the scheme and how to apply can be found on the East Sussex Pedal Power website