Apply for a Blue Badge

Apply for a Blue Badge

You can apply for a Blue Badge for yourself, someone else or your organisation.

Blue Badge application: hidden disabilities update

The government is extending the blue badge scheme to include hidden disabilities including autism and mental health conditions.

For more information see news.

We'll update our blue badge application form when this change happens.

Apply online

Get Blue Badge

on the GOV.UK website

Cost of Blue Badge

The cost of a Blue badge is £10.00. You'll only be charged for this if your application is approved.

Your application will be assessed by us and you will be notified of the outcome.

If your application is successful you'll be contacted for payment. This assessment should take no more than a maximum of 8 weeks.

Third party

You don't need to use a third party to apply for a blue badge. There is no charge to apply online and you should not need assistance from anyone unknown to you.

Blue Badges for organisations

If you think your organisation may qualify for an organisational badge, fill out the online apply for a blue badge  on the GOV.UK website.

Track your application

Track the progress of your online application on the GOV.UK website. You’ll need your tracking reference number. You can only track applications made online. Your application could take up to eight weeks.