If you’re disabled or have a long-term illness, you will not be charged VAT on products designed or adapted for your own personal or domestic use. Also, you will not be charged VAT on:
we can tell you if you or you or the products qualify.
For example certain types of:
To get the product VAT free your disability has to qualify. For VAT purposes, you’re disabled or have a long-term illness if:
You do not qualify if you’re elderly but able-bodied, or if you’re temporarily disabled.
You’ll need to confirm in writing that you meet these conditions. we will provide you with a vat declaration form
You can apply to your council for equipment or help to adapt your home if you have a disability.