The Switched on Taxis Loan is available in Scotland and can help you purchase a new vehicle.
Interest-free loans of up to £120,000 are available from Energy Saving Trust, funded by Transport Scotland (an agency of the Scottish Government), to enable owners and operators of hackney cabs or private hire taxis to replace their current vehicle with an eligible ultra-low emission vehicle.
Hackney drivers only
The funded vehicle must be eligible for the Office for Zero Emission Vehicles (OZEV) plug-in grant. See full details of eligible vehicles (under ‘Taxis’).
Private hire drivers only
The funded vehicle must be included on our list of eligible makes and models.