Disabled people - parking permits - blue badge

The Blue Badge Scheme

The Blue Badge Scheme provides a national arrangement of parking concessions for people with:

  • severe walking difficulties who travel either as drivers or passengers;
  • people who are registered blind;
  • drives a vehicle regularly, has a severe disability in both arms and is unable to operate, or has considerable difficulty in operating, all or some types of parking meter.

The scheme allows badge holders to park closer to their destination, but the national concessions apply only to on-street parking.

To apply, change details or report a lost or stolen blue badge online or for more detailed information visit:  Blue Badge Scotland

If you eligible without further assessment, download, print, complete and return this application form to address below.

If not, download, print, complete and return this application form to the address below:

Public Transport Unit
Blue Badge Section
Bus Station
Tel:  01786 237502; or
e-mail the Public Transport Team

Note:  There is a £20.00 charge for issue of a badge.  Payment should not be sent with your application.  Payment will be requested when you collect your Blue Badge.


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