How can we help you? How much weight can a stair lift hold? 0 out of 2 found this helpful We have a variety of stair lifts available that can support weights up to 600 lbs. Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (1) Category: General Related Questions Can I stand on the footrest instead of sitting on the seat? How long do the batteries last? Are stair lifts expensive? Can I take the arms off of the stair lift to make the seat wider?