If you have a disability that makes travel difficult, you can apply for a Blue Badge that lets you park closer to facilities.
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About Blue Badges
Blue Badges give disabled people who rely on car travel, but face challenges in getting from the car to their destination, the ability to park close-by.
A Blue Badge on your car lets you park closer to shops, stations and other facilities. Blue badge holders are allowed to park free of charge and without time limit in:
- any permitted parking space or paid-for parking bay
- limited-period waiting boxes
- red routes in specially signed and marked spaces
They can also park free of charge for up to 3 hours on any single or double yellow line, except where there is a:
- loading and unloading ban
- stopping restriction
- footway parking ban