There are a variety of disability-related discounts available from the government and the private sector businesses. The government offers financial support in the form of benefits, tax credits, payments, grants and concessions.
Parking Benefits Blue Badge Scheme
The Blue Badge Scheme is available for disabled people travelling in a car, either as a driver or a passenger. The scheme provides a number of parking benefits if you have acute mobility difficulty. The following eligibility criteria applies for blue badge applications:
- You are registered blind or visually impaired.
- You are in receipt of the War Pensioners’ Mobility Supplement