Shop ‘n’ Drop!

Shop 'n' Drop! - Bexley Accessible Transport Scheme Services for the most vulnerable members of Bexley
Please download our Shop ‘n’ Drop leaflet for your friends or clients.

BATS are pleased to announce that the Government The National Lottery Community Fund and Bexley Local authority have supported BATS to enable a Shop ‘n’ Drop service for the most vulnerable members of Bexley.

Bexley Accessible Transport Scheme is a local charity working in the community to support Older people, people with disabilities and the most vulnerable members of our community. To ensure that during COVID-19 essential shopping is available.

This service is completely FREE during COVID-19 .

All you pay for is your shopping and a small charge of 2.5% for card transactions (fee is from the merchant).


The service will run 5 days a week. Monday – Friday.

Office opening times for Shop ‘n’ Drop service 08.30 – 14.00

48 hours’ notice required.

This fantastic service is for essential shopping.


  1. Simply call our friendly office on 01322311333 or email on   Subject line : “Shop N Drop

Between 08.30 and 14.00 – Monday to Friday

  1. Tell us your shopping requirements including brands if required  (48 hours’ notice required)
  2. Debit or credit card details (for payments)

You will then be allocated an approximate time and date of delivery.

Our friendly team will do your shopping.

Deliver to your door following social distancing rules.

You receive a receipt:

We then process payment transaction from details you have provided.  

Shop 'n' Drop! Payments - Bexley Accessible Transport Scheme Services
  • Debit or credit card a small charge of 2.5% is added by the merchant not BATS  

That’s it ! You can use this fantastic service on a regular basis.


Please e-mail: or give us a call on (01322) 311333.

Most frequent shops are Asda and Morrisons.

If the produce or brand is not available a suitable alternative will be bought if possible.

It is your responsibility to ensure you order the correct items and specify brands if required.

All times of delivery are approximate. Bats take no responsibility for any late running of the service.

Someone must be home to receive shopping (you will still be charged for shopping).

Card details are requested upon booking.

Maximum amount is £50.00 per shop.

“This service has very much helped me as I am unable to leave my house, this is a wonderful thing and BATS have helped me very much, I would definitely carry on using this service”

Doreen Hibbs– Bexley Borough

“This has been a great help right from when the Covid- 19 started, as I am isolating this was a great help to receive my food shopping weekly. I will be carrying on using this service, this has been a very helpful service.”

Bexley Borough resident 

“This service has helped me very much as I was unable to leave my house. I was very happy with this service.”

Pam Giles– Bexley Borough