Finance

Eligibility

Find out if you are eligible for the Interest-free Bike Loan.

There are a number of criteria staff must meet in order to be eligible for the loan:

  • You must be a salaried member of the University of Edinburgh staff with a payroll number, you must have a contract of employment issued from Human Resources.
  • You must have a contract of employment that will continue for at least 13 months from the date of application (which allows for one month for the application to be processed, and a notional 12 month period after that).
  • You must have at least 3 months continuous service with the University at the time of your application.
  • The application must be for the purchase of a bicycle or a motorbike, plus any items of safety clothing and equipment (helmets, high visibility jackets, gloves, and cycle lights for front and rear) you wish to make at the same time up to the value of £500 (including VAT).