Cycling Friendly Employer

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Help your staff to choose a healthy, sustainable and accessible way to commute. 

Our nationally recognised programme provides an award scheme and funding to help organisations make it easier for their staff to cycle. 

Cycling cuts eases congestion, improves the local environment and enhances corporate social responsibility by reducing the carbon footprint, as well as supports good physical and mental health for staff. 


Cycling Friendly Employer development fund - now open!

What? The fund provides up to £25,000 for facilities, such as showers or bike racks, that will encourage staff to travel by bike.

Why? Promoting cycling can support a happier, healthier workforce and enhance corporate social responsibility.

Who? The fund is open to all employers in Scotland working towards Cycling Friendly status.

How? To find out more and register your interest, send us an email.

Find out more about the fund

Download the application pack

The fund is open and accepting rolling applications.

Read the guidance in the application pack and contact us on CyclingFriendly@cycling.scot to discuss your application.


Cycling Friendly Employer award

The nationally recognised award provides a framework, resources and one-to-one support to increase staff cycle rates, and rewards those organisations working hard to encourage workplace cycling. Cycling Friendly assessors from accredited service centres across Scotland will support you through the process.

Working towards Cycling Friendly Employer status will support criteria of the Healthy Working Lives Award and the Walk at Work Award.

Register your workplace

Award handbook

Find employers that have been awarded, or are working to be:


Who to contact for more information?
CyclingFriendly@cycling.scot or 0141 229 5350