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Forest eBike

Cycle to Work with Forest and save between 28% - 47%!


Enjoy 420 free minutes riding weekly and unlimited free parking.

Forest is London's most affordable and sustainable dockless electric bike sharing service. They operate in over 12 boroughs across London, with a fleet of over 8000 eBikes across the city.

With a Forest Cycle to Work subscription, you get the following:

• An annual subscription that's more affordable than any of the offers in-app!

• 420 free cycling minutes each week (worth £9.50 daily)

• Free unlimited parking (saving you £1 each ride!)

• Tax savings equivalent to a 28% - 47% discount

If you cycle beyond your 420 minutes in a week, you will be charged the standard rate of £0.23 per minute for each minute above 420 minutes.

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🧮 How much do you save?

The amount you save depends on your tax rate. The higher your tax rate, the more you save.

Tax RateYou PayYou SaveEffective Monthly Cost
Basic£475.20£184.80£39.60
Additional£382.80£277.20£31.90
Higher£349.80£310.20£29.15

From less than £1 per day, Forest's cycle to work scheme is London's most affordable eBike service.

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5x cheaper than the tube!

A subscription with Forest proves to be significantly cheaper when compared with the costs of using TFL underground services every week for your commutes.

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🌳 Why Forest eBikes?

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Save money

Save up to £310.2 each month by using Forest eBikes. View our calculator for more information.

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Save time

Forest eBikes are often the quickest way to get around London.

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Reduce emissions

Reduce your carbon footprint with zero-carbon commuting.

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Feel better

Enjoy the mental and physical benefits of cycling, and enjoy the beauty of London while doing so.


Forest provides you with the benefits of eBikes without the expense, worry, and hassle of electric bike ownership.

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🤝 How does it work?

The process is simple. We do the admin so you don't have to. Here’s how it works:

    • Apply for a Forest Cycle to Work scheme via CycleSaver.

    • Once approved and settled by your employer, your subscription will be activated based on the email used to set up your Forest account.

    • The cost will spread over 12 months and be deducted from your salary before tax - leaving you with tax savings of 28% to 47%.

Once you apply, you'll receive regular updates on the status of your application.

Frequently Asked Questions

ABOUT FOREST

Where does Forest operate?

Forest (HumanForest) operates in 12 boroughs in London and has over 6000 eBikes.

Are there any additional charges?

As long as you ride under 420 minutes each week and park responsibly, there are no additional charges.

What is salary sacrifice, and how does it benefit me?

Salary sacrifice means giving up part of your salary in exchange for the bike rental subscription. This reduces your taxable income, resulting in savings on income tax and National Insurance contributions.

ABOUT CYCLE TO WORK

What is the Cycle to Work scheme?

The Cycle to Work scheme is a government-backed initiative that allows employees to purchase or hire a bicycle through their employer, making it more affordable through salary sacrifice.

How does the Cycle to Work scheme work?

Employees choose a bike hire membership from participating partner, and the employer purchases this subscription items on their behalf. The cost is then deducted from the employee's gross salary (salary sacrifice) over a set period of 12 months.

What is salary sacrifice, and how does it benefit me?

Salary sacrifice means giving up part of your salary in exchange for the bike rental subscription. This reduces your taxable income, resulting in potential savings on income tax and National Insurance contributions.

HOW TO APPLY

Am I eligible to participate in the Cycle to Work scheme?

Most employees in the UK are eligible, but it's essential to check with your employer, as eligibility criteria can vary. Typically, you need to be on the payroll and subject to PAYE tax.

How do apply for a cycle to work bike sharing subscription?

Simply click on the “Apply” [Hyperlink], select your product and provide us with information on your employer as well as your personal information. We’ll contact your company and will communicate with you once everything has been approved and finalised.

Does my company need to be signed-up with CycleSaver.co.uk for me to take advantage of this?

Anyone can apply as long as you are eligible, however your company needs to be willing to administer the salary sacrifice arrangement for you. If your company isn't registered, you can provide us with your company's HR contact information in your application and we will be in touch with them to register with us so you can enjoy the benefits that CycleSaver has to offer!

ABOUT YOUR SUBSCRIPTION

What if I leave my job during the salary sacrifice period?

Your bike subscription will still be valid when you leave your job. You may need to settle the remaining balance for the subscription, usually from your final salary payment.

What happens at the end of the salary sacrifice period?

At the end of the agreed period, you can renew or discontinue your subscription.

Can I purchase multiple subscriptions?

Yes, you can join multiples subscriptions from different partners. Purchasing multiple subscriptions from the same partner is not possible. This is particularly popular in cities with multiple bike sharing schemes such as London.

Can I transfer my Cycle to Work scheme to a new employer?

Generally, you are unable to transfer an existing scheme to a new employer. Your subscription will be valid until the expiry date. 30 - 45 days before expiry, you can renew your subscription with your new employer.

ABOUT CYCLESAVER.CO.UK

How is CycleSaver.co.uk different from other cycle to work schemes?

We are the UK’s only cycle to work scheme that focuses on cycle hire and sharing schemes. We are the only provider offering the rang.

How do I contact CycleSaver.co.uk?

You can contact us by emailing us at info@cyclesaver.co.uk

You do not have a subscription with my preferred partner.

We are always looking to expand our product range. If you have a particular request, feel free to email us at info@cyclesaver.co.uk

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