21st January 2018
18th March 2018
The government are proposing changing the eligibility criteria for the Blue Badge scheme to include people with non-physical conditions.
This is part of the government’s objective is to ensure that those people with the greatest need have access to badges, whilst ensuring the scheme remains sustainable.
To read more about this consultation click on the link below: https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/blue-badge-disabled-parking-scheme-eligibility-review This link includes information on receiving the consultation in alternative formats (Braille, audio CD, etc), by contacting email@example.com or to request a hard copy write to:
Department for Transport
Traffic and Technology Division
3/27 Great Minster House
33 Horseferry Road
London SW1P 4DR
This consultation may help many of our members who at the moment do not meet the current criteria.