Read me! Motability and Blue Badges
Motability enables disabled people to use their Government-funded mobility allowance to lease a new car, scooter or powered wheelchair. Motability can sometimes help with the cost of driving lessons for disabled people under 25. There are criteria that you must fulfil to qualify - contact Motability for more information.
Blue BadgesThe Blue Badge scheme helps you park closer to where you're going. Contact your local council about disabled parking spaces.
Read Disability Rights UK factsheet on blue badges.
Disabled motoring - further information
- Disabled Motoring UK is a campaigning charity for disabled drivers, passengers and Blue Badge holders.
- Disability Rights UK's Get Motoring guide
- BlueBadgeParking is a free, crowd-sourced, not-for-profit map of disabled parking around the world.
- People's Parking helps disabled people find an accessible car park.
If you have questions, queries or general chat about Motability, disabled motoring or blue badges, then post in this category.
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