The ZEN grants scheme provides up to £2,000 to help businesses encourage walking and cycling to their workplace. This can include installing shower facilities, lockers, hair-dyers, cycle parking, cycle repair toolkits, pool bikes and much more.
To apply, the first step is to circulate the ZEN travel survey to your colleagues. A minimum completion rate is required in order to apply:
If you reach the minimum completion rate by then, we'll write a bespoke Action Plan, with recommendations on how to improve travel behaviour, such as installing showers or cycle parking. You can then apply for a grant of up to £2,000 to contribute to these measures.
Minimum Completion Rates
100% for < 10 staff
50% for < 25 staff
40% for 25 - 50 staff
30% for > 50 staff
Survey Deadline: 31st July 2017
The grants scheme can also help pay for an electric vehicle. Find out more here.
This offer is only available to businesses, but there are lots of free cycling resources available for residents. Check out our cycling offers here or get in touch on the form below.