Blue Badge parking scheme

The scheme allows the holder:

  • use of designated parking spaces
  • in some circumstances, parking on single or double yellow lines
  • free parking at parking meters in some areas

The quickest and easiest way to apply is online. If you do not have access to the internet, it is available through your local library. Alternatively, ask a family member, friend, support group or carer to assist you or apply on your behalf.

Your personal information will be handled in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). See our Blue Badge Privacy notice.

For Existing Badge Holders: : If you are re-applying, take a note of your current badge expiry date and submit your application between 10 and 12 weeks before this date.

Please do not apply more than 12 weeks before your current badge expires. The information and evidence you supply needs to be as relevant and up to date as possible. Applications received more than 12 weeks before expiry will not be accepted.