On June 14, the Department for Transport announced new guidelines for the Cycle to Work Scheme. In this article, we answer the question 'Can employees use their own funds to put towards the costs?'.
No, employees are not allowed to use their own funds towards the cost of goods being hired under a consumer hire agreement. This, however, does not preclude the employee from separately buying additional equipment.
The functionality to allow employees to add their own funds to a Letter of Collection has been removed from the Reward Gateway platform.