Local Authority

At GowringsVersa Mobility, we offer a range of Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles (WAVs) specifically tailored to meet the needs of local authorities. From compact models for city driving to larger vehicles for multiple wheelchair spaces, we have the perfect solution for your council’s transport requirements. Take a look at our range of wheelchair accessible vehicles (WAVs) and speak to our business specialists today to find out how we can help meet the needs of your community. 

Our Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles (WAVs) for Local Authority

Explore our diverse selection of WAVs, perfectly suited for local authority needs. From compact WAVs for efficient city travel to large WAVs for group transport, our vehicles prioritise accessibility, comfort, and safety.

Compact WAVs for Local Authorities

Our compact WAVs, like the Ford Tourneo Connect, offer the perfect balance between size and functionality. These vehicles are ideal for local authorities managing city driving and smaller parties.


  • Smooth, integrated ramp for easy wheelchair access
  • Ample interior space, ensuring a comfortable ride for all passengers
  • Advanced safety measures, including robust wheelchair restraints and passenger seatbelts
  • Fuel-efficient engine, ensuring cost-effective operation

Regardless of size, all our vehicles offer unmatched durability and a comfortable, smooth ride, ensuring that both your drivers and passengers will appreciate the GowringsVersa Mobility difference.


Midsize WAVs for Local Authorities

Our midsize WAVs, such as the Renault Trafic, offer additional space and seating configurations without compromising on comfort or accessibility. These vehicles are perfect for local authorities needing flexible transport options.


  • SImple sturdy ramp for effortless wheelchair access
  • Flexible seating arrangements to accommodate more passengers
  • Reinforced safety measures, including superior wheelchair restraints and additional airbags
  • Efficient performance for cost-effective long-distance travel

Regardless of size, all our vehicles offer unmatched durability and a comfortable, smooth ride, ensuring that both your drivers and passengers will appreciate the GowringsVersa Mobility difference.

Large WAVs for Local Authorities

Our large WAVs, like the Vauxhall Movano and Renault Master, are the ultimate choice for local authorities requiring transport services for larger groups or multiple wheelchair spaces.


  • Hydraulic lift for seamless wheelchair access
  • Spacious interior design with multiple wheelchair and seating configurations
  • Enhanced safety measures, with advanced restraint systems and high-impact resistant design
  • Powerful yet fuel-efficient engine, perfect for longer journeys or busy service schedules

Regardless of size, all our vehicles offer unmatched durability and a comfortable, smooth ride, ensuring that both your drivers and passengers will appreciate the GowringsVersa Mobility difference.


     Conversion Only Service for Local Authorities

    Transforming Local Authorities Vehicles for Enhanced Accessibility

    At GowringsVersa Mobility, we understand the unique needs of local authorities and councils when it comes to Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles (WAVs).

    Cost Effective Solutions

    If you choose to procure your own new vehicles, we can seamlessly convert your fleet to one of our pre-existing wheelchair accessible conversions, so you can leverage the expertise and skills of our team to enhance the value and functionality of your current fleet.

    We work closely with you to fully understand your conversion requirements. So, whether you need one of our large multiple wheelchair seating options or our smaller lowered floor conversions, we ensure that the conversion meets your expectations and complies with safety regulations set out by the Vehicle Certification Agency (VCA).

    Our dedicated team of engineers have engineered the highest-quality conversions to meet your evolving business needs, we help you optimise the value and longevity of your vehicles as well as create inclusivity in an ever-changing society.


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    Why GowringsVersa for Your Local Authority Needs?

    Choosing GowringsVersa Mobility for your private hire fleet brings a host of benefits. Here’s why we’re the preferred choice for businesses across the UK:

    • Customer Satisfaction: Our WAVs offer superior comfort and accessibility, enhancing your customer experience.
    • Reliability: High-quality engineering means less downtime, ensuring your operations run smoothly.
    • Accessibility: With innovative features such as spacious interiors and robust restraint systems, our vehicles simplify travel for wheelchair users.
    • Cost Savings: Durable and fuel-efficient, our WAVs contribute to long-term cost savings.

    Our clients’ feedback speaks volumes about the GowringsVersa difference:

    “Jacks Van, this means I can now do all the things I love, going shopping, going to the supermarket, going for fish and chips at the seaside, without this van I would not have the opportunity to access the community and to live my life to fullest. Thank you so much !!!”

    Jack and Leanne – Dorset

    “…thank you for making our trip worthwhile from both a personal and professional point of view. I will certainly recommend your company to anyone who wants to by a WAV.” Ian Wilson
    “From the moment of talking to GowringsVersa about our needs, the team have been outstanding arranging a test drive that was convenient for our family, explaining the whole process and functionality of the vehicle. The most important thing for us was they kept us informed at all times and were professional, sympathetic, efficient and friendly. Cannot fault their service at all, truly exemplary”

    Paul Allison

    “Just wanted to say a huge thank you for your patience with me and for organising everything so seamlessly. You have been amazing and so helpful. The car is amazing, I could have gone and sat in there for hours just for the smell of a new car and the peace! The whole process from start to finish has been so smooth, I would thoroughly recommend you and all your colleagues to anyone. Everyone has been so professional, knowledgeable and helpful. Hopefully I won’t bother Gowrings too much but you always know some people are a bit harder work than others!!!!!!! Thanks again. Lucy”

    Lucy Finnegan

    “They were great because from the first moment my call was answered I felt valued and everyone I subsequently dealt with were polite, helpful and couldn’t have done more to make the process as simple as was possible always ringing me back when promised. I would certainly deal with them again and recommend their professionalism to anyone needing a wheelchair adapted vehicle.”

    Anne Seton

    “Thank you very much for your friendly attention to my requirements and for the excellent customer service from start to finish.”

    R.G. Macey

    ““Very clear information on all the steps in the purchasing process””

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    “Good follow-up without being pushy.”

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    We believe that there is no substitute for talking to a real person about your situation, so please contact us any time on 0345 608 8020  or use the  contact form below.

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