Renfrewshire Council

How to apply for a Blue Badge

How to check if you can get a blue badge and apply online, how long it will take, how much it costs, other ways to apply.

You can apply for yourself or someone else can apply for you.

You can check your eligibility and apply online for a Blue Badge on the GOV.UK website.

Your application is sent to our Blue Badge team, who will check your application and proof. We will contact you if we need more information.

When we have all the information we need, we will process your application. 

It can take up to 12 weeks if you need an assessment. We will contact you about the decision.

The fee for a Blue Badge is £20. You only need to pay after you've been approved for a Blue Badge. We will contact you about paying the fee if you get a Blue Badge.   

If you can't apply online, contact our Customer Services by email at or call us on 0300 300 0300 (option 5 then 1).