Applicants who are terminally ill
If you have been issued with a DS1500 medical report you, a representative, or a medical professional acting on your behalf, can apply for a Blue Badge via our fast track service.
How to apply
Before you apply you will need to pay a non-returnable processing fee of £10.
You will be given a reference number once you have made the payment. Please make a note of this.
Once you have paid the £10 fee, you can apply online using the online form below. You will need an image or scanned copy of your DS1500 to upload.
If you cannot apply online please:
- make a card payment over the phone by calling 0151 233 3011 and keep your payment reference number
- download and complete the fast track application form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org along with a scanned copy of the DS1500 report. Please put your full name, address and a contact number, along with the payment reference number, in the email
How long will it take?
Once we have received your application and fee we will issue you with a Blue Badge within four working days.
Rights and responsibilities
The Department for Transport guide for Blue Badge holders explains your responsibilities as a badge holder, including how to display the badge and when you need to use a parking clock.
Your Blue Badge remains the property of the council and we the have 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