Workplace Travel Grants

My Journey Hampshire is committed to improving air quality, reducing congestion on our roads and empowering people to make informed travel choices which can have a positive impact on their health and well-being.

As part of our workplace offering, we provide the opportunity for businesses in Southampton, Eastleigh, Winchester and Portsmouth to apply for funding to support the delivery of sustainable travel measures within their organisation.

Details of the next round of Workplace Travel Grant funding applications will be posted here shortly.

In order to be eligible for a match-funded grant of up to £5000, your organisation must satisfy our criteria. For further information, including who can apply and what the grant can and cannot be used for, please refer to the guidance document below. 

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Summary of grants awarded in the last two years:

 

2018-19

2019-20

Total organisations supported 14 12
Total staff benefiting 25,348 12,446
Total grants provided 15 17
Total value of funding £52,723.16 £60,225.86

 

What have businesses used the grant funding for?

Ordnance Survey installed tracking technology to map cycle journeys and help plan improved cycle infrastructure.

Aviva Health purchased hybrid bikes for staff to use when travelling to meetings and for lunchtime activity, with helmets and locks to ensure rider safety.

Hampshire Fire and Rescue installed secure cycle parking at Eastleigh Fire Station to reassure staff that their bikes are safe when left at work.

Condor Office Solutions purchased two electric bikes for staff to use to deliver supplies to local clients around the Eastleigh area.

The University of Southampton installed cycle parking across a number of sites and issued bike locks to staff and students via the Bike Doctor.

Westquay Shopping Centre (Hammerson Plc) made some of their undercover cycle parking safe and secure for themselves and neighbouring businesses to use.