Launch of Cycle Parking for Organisations scheme

Transport for West Midlands has launched Cycle Parking for Organisations supported by Park That Bike scheme to help organisations across the West Midlands by providing them with free cycle parking. The scheme is aimed at encouraging more cycling and people to use their bikes to get around by offering to deliver free bike racks to up to 100 businesses, health establishments and community organisations.

Process

  1. On application, an organisation will be able to choose the type of cycle parking they think will suit their needs best. Organisations can apply for up to four-cycle stands free of charge: Conventional bike racks, heart-shaped stands, wall-mounted rails, PlantLocks (a combined planter and bike rack) and free-standing “toast-racks” are available to choose from
  2. The experts at Park That Bike will be on hand to support the best location for the parking while ensuring it is delivered on private land
  3. Once that is approved, Park That Bike will send out the cycle parking
  4. Following which successful applicants will have 10 weeks to install the new parking.

More information

Click here. Please note that organisations can only apply if their postcode is in one of the 7 constituent Local Authority areas of Birmingham, Coventry, Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull, Walsall or Wolverhampton.