| Most of our customers are exempt from VAT by virtue of their chronic disability. However, certain products are not eligible for Vat relief
, so a description of the VAT status is given along with the price of all items within the shop . If you qualify for VAT exemption
then you will need to complete the self-decleration of exemption on this site , just prior to completing the checkout process
. The checkout stage will give an indication as to the amount of VAT that is being collected on behalf of the Revenue by us !
You are exempt from paying VAT on the items as relevant if :
Individuals : If you are chronically sick or disabled and the products
are for your personal use. You do not need a Doctors letter or other such
documentation. Full details can be found at
Customs and Excise, Notice 701/7, Supplies to handicapped people.
Charities : Where the goods are made available by the charity to a
disabled person for their personal or domestic use. Full details can be found at
Customs and Excise, Notice 701/7, Supplies to charities.
Buying for someone else : If you are buying this product for or on
behalf of someone who is chronically sick or disabled and the product(s) is for
their personal use.
Non-eligible customers : If you are not eligible for VAT relief, we
are obliged to charge you the full 17.5% VAT on the whole of your order.
If you are in any doubt as to whether you qualify for VAT exemption just
call one of our helpful staff on 0800 3896587.