The Blue Badge scheme grants special parking badges to people who are registered blind and/or have serious walking difficulties. The badges allow you to park your vehicles close to facilities such as shopping centres and train stations.
The Royal British Legion have information available about the Blue Badge scheme. Here you can find out if you or someone you care for is eligible.
Where can I get help?
The Armed Services Advice Project (ASAP), delivered by Citizens Advice Bureaux in Scotland, provides dedicated information, advice and support for the Armed Forces community. Visit the ASAP website for more information.
Seafarers' Advice and Information Line (SAIL) is the only Citizens Advice dedicated to Naval Service Veterans. They provide expert telephone and email advice on disability benefits, including the blue badge scheme. For more information, visit the SAIL website.
How to apply
Visit the mygov.scot website for more information about the scheme and to check your eligibility. You can also make an online application or apply directly to your council.