Apply for or renew a Blue Badge
How to apply online for a new Blue Badge or renew your existing one.
Who can get a Blue Badge?
A Blue Badge helps you park closer to your destination if you have a severe mobility problem or a hidden disability that makes it hard for you to use public transport.
Blue Badges are given to either the driver or the passenger of a vehicle they are travelling in. You may automatically qualify for a Blue Badge or need to be assessed.
Before you apply
Some people will automatically qualify -
A Blue Badge costs £10. Only customers who automatically qualify need to pay the £10 fee using the button below.
For us to process your application you must upload the correct proofs. It can take up to 12 weeks from receipt of payment for your badge to be issued. Failure to provide all the necessary proofs will result in a further delay.
You must apply online using the link below.
Please enter the correct details when you answer the eligibility questions - if you fail to do so your application may be rejected or delayed.
Blue Badge clocks
We do not issue replacement Blue Badge parking timer clocks.
Rights and responsibilities
Your Blue Badge remains the property of the council and we have the power to withdraw it in some circumstances. We may also ask you to return your Blue Badge if:
- your misuse of your badge leads to a relevant conviction
- we are satisfied your badge was obtained by false representation