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Cycling to LSAD

LSAD is a 10-minute cycle to Limerick City Centre

Cycling is a convenient, cheap way of getting around. Good and improving network of cycle routes exist around LSAD.

Bike Mechanic

A Bike mechanic is available to service your bike from September 14th.

He will attend every fortnight and details will be displayed on the screens throughout the college and on social media.

Offers for Staff - Cycle to Work Scheme
 

This Scheme aims to encourage you to cycle to and from work. Under the scheme your employer can buy a bike and safety equipment for you.

Payment will be made net of PAYE,PRSI & USC as a salary sacrifice .

The Cycle Shop must be on the Office of Government Procurement suppliers list .

All details and application form are available on the Staff Portal or https://opg.gov.ie/cycle -to-work-scheme/

Important updates

With the recent Revenue announcement the Cycle to Work Scheme is more beneficial and simpler than ever before.

The following rules now apply:

  • For bicycles and related safety equipment the limit is now €1250.00 – an increase from €1,000.
  • New to the Scheme: pedelecs, ebikes and related safety equipment up to the value of €1,500
  • You can now avail of the Scheme once every four years, compared to the previous limit of five years.
  • The tax year in which the bike is purchased counts as the first year , for example if you joined the scheme during any month in 2016 you can use the scheme again from 1 Jan 2020.
Cycle Challenges for Staff & Students of all cycling abilities

The National Transport Authority runs an annual Smarter Travel Campus cycling event for staff and students in May each years. These are fun team events and it is free to take part! There are also lots of great prizes on offer. Visit www.smartertravelcampus.ie for more information.

Fleet Bikes

A number of Fleet Bikes have been purchased by the Moylish College for use by staff and students. You can borrow a bike for up to a month and see if you would like to make cycling your primary means of travel – and its free!

For further information please contact smartertravel@lit.ie

This is a pilot scheme which if successful will be run out in our other campuses.