Why choose a Sesame Access lift?

Why choose a Sesame Access lift?

We have over 20 years of industry expertise as a family-run business

Sesame Access was founded in 1996 by Charlie Lyons, the innovator of the Sesame Lift design. Since then, we have created a total of 30 different disabled access lifts. Our designs are turned into real life using high-quality British engineering, ensuring that they are exceptional, reliable and long-lasting.

Our wheelchair lifts are bespoke and approved by English Heritage and Heritage Scotland for many historic buildings across the UK

Our wheelchair lifts are customised to meet specific regulations and have received approval from English Heritage and Heritage Scotland. This endorsement signifies that these lifts adhere to the standards required for installation in numerous historic buildings throughout the UK.

Fully compliant with British Standards BS 6440:2011

Our wheelchair lifts strictly adhere to the British Standards BS 6440:2011, ensuring that they meet the established criteria for safety, performance, and quality in their design and operation.

CE-marked lift products

Our lift products bear the CE mark, indicating conformity with the essential health and safety requirements set by European regulations. This certification assures users that our lifts meet stringent quality and safety standards.

Accredited with the Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (SHSAS) certification

Our accreditation with the Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS) certification underscores our commitment to maintaining high standards of health and safety in our operations. This certification attests to our compliance with rigorous health and safety practices, ensuring a secure working environment for all stakeholders.

Proudly British manufactured and engineered

Our wheelchair lifts are a source of pride as they are entirely manufactured and engineered in Britain. This commitment to local production ensures quality craftsmanship, and reliability. We are passionate about contributing to the growth of the British manufacturing industry.

We have installed award-winning disability lifts in more than 200 buildings across the world

Our record speaks for itself – we've successfully installed award-winning disability lifts in over 200 buildings worldwide. This extensive experience showcases our expertise and dedication to providing high-quality accessibility solutions globally.

We have received the Queen's Award for Enterprise in Innovation 2016

In 2016, we were honoured to receive the prestigious Queen's Award for Enterprise in Innovation, a testament to our commitment to groundbreaking solutions. This recognition highlights our dedication to innovative practices within the industry.

You will be working with experienced and qualified project managers who hold the Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) and are qualified first-aiders

Rest assured, your project will be in capable hands with our experienced project managers. They hold certifications in the Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) and are qualified first aiders, ensuring safe and well-managed execution of your wheelchair lift installation.

We have a track record of success in installing wheelchair lifts in many London Boroughs (including Westminster) and Counties across the UK

We have a history of successfully installing wheelchair lifts in various London Boroughs, including Westminster, and in multiple Counties throughout the UK. Our track record underscores our commitment to providing reliable accessibility solutions in different urban and regional settings.

The most competitive prices in the UK for well-designed and well-constructed lifts

Our wheelchair lifts offer the most competitive prices in the UK, providing a cost-effective solution without compromising on design or construction quality. We prioritize affordability while ensuring that our lifts meet the highest standards in both design and construction.

Transparent service process and fees

We take pride in our transparent service process and fees. With us, you can expect clarity and openness in every aspect of our service, ensuring you have a clear understanding of the process and associated costs.

Our wheelchair lifts can be rated zero-rated for VAT, meaning that they are exempt from value-added tax

Our wheelchair lifts are VAT-exempt, benefiting users who are terminally ill, physically or mentally impaired or have a chronic disease. This zero-rated VAT status aims to alleviate financial burdens for individuals facing health challenges, making our accessibility solutions more accessible to those who need them.

Our wheelchair lifts can have a lower VAT rate of 5% for some users

For users aged 60 years and above without a chronic disease, our wheelchair lifts enjoy a reduced VAT rate of 5%. This initiative aims to provide cost savings and make our accessibility solutions more affordable for older individuals seeking enhanced mobility without the burden of a higher tax rate.

Our website offers a convenient product selector feature for easy shopping

Explore a hassle-free shopping experience on our website, featuring a user-friendly product selector. Easily find the perfect wheelchair lift to meet your needs with our intuitive browsing tool.

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