How much do you save for the cycle to work scheme?

If you're an employee, you can save up to 49% on a tax-free bike.

How much do you save?

You will save between 32% and 42% through Cycle2Work. The cost will be deducted from your payslip.

Does the cycle to work scheme save you money?

Most scheme participants save between 3 and 42% on the cost of their bike and accessories during their initial hire period. It is important to remember that the cost of the package will always show up on your payslip as the gross amount rather than the net amount.

How much do you spend on cycle to work?

You can use your bike to work. Government guidelines say you should use at least 50% of your commute to work.

Is it possible to claim tax back for cycling to work?

The benefit of lending or hiring cycles or cyclists safety equipment to employees is exempt from tax on employment income. The equipment used for travel between home and the workplace should be available to all employees.

Does the National Health Service have a cycle to work scheme?

How do I apply for the cycle to work scheme? The local bike shop that is part of your scheme will be provided by the website.

Can you buy two bikes for the cycle to work scheme?

If you want to get more than one bike, you can, as long as they are suitable and safe for you to ride, and your total doesn't exceed your scheme's maximum limit.

Is VAT paid by employees on the cycle to work scheme?

Employers can continue to recover VAT on the purchase of a bicycle. Employers who have provided bicycles under deduction from salary arrangements are unaffected by the judgment as payments received from employees have always been subject to VAT.

Can I use the cycle scheme at the store?

The tax-saving bike-buying service is called Cyclescheme. Employees pay no tax or National Insurance on their repayments, and after VAT and other discounts, up to 50 percent of the ticket price will have been knocked off.

Is the cycle to work scheme still running?

The business is still open. Companies can continue to make cycling more accessible by signing up for Cyclescheme. It can be used at another store.

Does the cycle to work scheme affect your pension?

There will be no impact on pension benefits in this period because the pensions department will use a notional, pre-sacrifice salary. The reduced, post-sacrifice salary will be used to calculate the employee and employer contribution.

How many times can I use the cycle to work scheme?

You can have a second bite of the cherry once you finish making salary sacrifice payments. There is no limit on how many times you use the scheme during your employment, but you can only have one application per year.

How does the scheme work?

Employers choose a scheme provider with an HMRC compliant scheme. Your scheme should be promoted to employees. At the end of the loan period, the employer can either transfer ownership of the bike to the employee or the employee can buy it.

How does the cycle to work scheme work for employees?

How it works. The cycle to work scheme allows employees to obtain commuter bikes and cycling accessories through their employer, whilst spreading the cost over 12 months and making unbeatable savings through a tax break. Up to 13.8% of the employer's costs will be recovered after 12 months.

The cycle to work scheme has benefits

By getting more employees to take up cycling as a regular part of their commute, you could increase staff retention, boost employee morale and increase the chances of sustained, long-term economic growth. It is a cost-effective and simple employee benefit.

Is it possible to buy an electric bike on the cycle to work scheme?

You can get an e-bike for under RRP with Cyclescheme. Depending on your tax rate, employer and the price of your new e-bike, you can save between 25 and 39%.

Does Evans Cycles offer a discount?

You can still save money by taking advantage of the regular money-saving deals and promotional codes that Evans Cycles has, such as the recent code that gave 50% off selected clothing.

Is it possible to buy childrens bikes on the cycle to work scheme?

Yes. The government relaxed the rules of the scheme in order to allow you to purchase a frame, components, or clothing and accessories with the voucher. Children's bikes are not available through any of the Cycle to Work schemes.

If I don't use my cycle to work voucher, what will happen?

The bike scheme won't release cash if they don't process it. Something has been triggered by your employer taking payments. In order for the cyclescheme provider to pay the upfront cost they have incurred, those payments will be taken from you.

How long is the cycle to work scheme?

It takes 3-14 days from application to redemption for the cycle to work scheme. The amount of time it takes to get your bike and accessories can vary, but many employees can collect their cycle to work packages after being approved.

Where can I spend my voucher?

Through our online checkout, you can redeem your Cycle2Work vouchers, also known as your Letter of Collection (LOC), so you can receive your new bike, clothing and accessories even quicker. It's a great way to get fit and help the environment.