London Borough of Croydon

You can hire an electric shopping scooter or wheelchair from Shopmobility in the Whitgift car park. A member of staff will show you how to use the wheelchairs or scooters. Bring along a friend if you want someone to help you.

Available days and times

Monday: closed

Tuesday to Friday: 9am to 2pm

Saturday: 9am to 5pm

Sunday: closed

Bank holidays: we are not open for all bank holidays so call in advance to check.

Wheelchairs and scooters should be returned 30 minutes before closing time.


If you use Shopmobility on a regular basis, you can save money by registering with us for £33, then you can hire a wheelchair or a scooter for only £5 per day.

The service costs £10 per day for non-members, plus a refundable deposit of £10. You will need to present 2 forms of ID with your name and address.

Where you can use Shopmobility

You can use the wheelchairs and scooters in the area extending from East Croydon Station to the end of Church Street, and from North End to High Street, Croydon.

Disabled parking permits (Blue Badges)

If you use Shopmobility, you may be eligible for a Blue Badge.


Shopmobility - Whitgift Car Park

020 8688 7336
Address Line:

Shopmobility Office

Basement Level

Whitgift Car Park

Wellesley Road