The Bike to Work scheme is a tax incentive scheme to encourage more people to commute to work by bike. Bike to Work allows employees to purchase bikes, bike parts, and accessories to the value of €1,000. Repayment is deducted from your gross salary, over a period of up to 12 months. The scheme applies to all bicycles and to electric bicycles (pedelacs). Employees can avail of the scheme every five years.