The Blue Badge is a concession which helps severely disabled persons with permanent and substantial mobility problems to park close to the place they need to visit.
The eligibility criteria is decided by Welsh Government, however, each local authority is responsible for administering the scheme and determining eligibility for applicants who permanently reside in their area.
Am I entitled to a Blue Badge?
All applicants must be the driver or passenger in a vehicle when using a Blue Badge. To find out if you are entitled to a Blue Badge, and what medical/disability benefits evidence you need to provide please read the Welsh Government leaflet below “Who is eligible for a Blue Badge?”
Please note: The onus is on the applicant to provide the necessary supporting evidence when applying for a blue badge. If independent medical evidence is required to support the application (i.e. Discretionary, Temporary and Cognitive), any cost incurred is met by the applicant.
How to apply/re-apply for a Blue Badge?
Before applying/re-applying please check if you meet the eligibility criteria for a Blue Badge by reading the leaflet above which is entitled “Who is eligible for a Blue Badge?”. This leaflet also confirms what evidence and information needs to be provided to support your application. Once you have read the leaflet you can either apply/re-apply for a Blue Badge online or in person.
Please click here to apply/re-apply online: