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Am I eligible?

In order for you to access the  Pedal Bicycle Scheme

You must live in County Durham (Please note this does not include Darlington, Middlesbrough, Stockton, Redcar, Cleveland, Newcastle, Gateshead, Washington, Birtley or Sunderland)

  • Be 16 years old or over. If under 18, you will need your parent's or guardian's consent.

  • Have a firm offer or already be in employment, an apprenticeship, place in further education or a volunteer position .

  • Have difficulty getting to work, your apprenticeship, further education or volunteer position due to either

  • No public transport at  start and/or end times

  • Journey takes more than 1 bus

  • Journey takes more than 1 hour on public transport

  • Journey takes more than 40 minutes on foot

  • Public transport is a struggle and you have no other means of transport other than public transport

  • Can not afford to buy own transport

  • Be able to pay  a one off payment of £20.00

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