Apply or renew your Blue Badge

You’ll need the following to upload:

  • a passport sized photo
  • proof of address
  • proof of identity
  • relevant medical evidence (medical evidence includes letter of diagnoses, consultation report and/or treatment plans). You must attach any medical report or hospital letters you possess that would support your application. Registering online with your GP surgery will enable you to access your Patient Summary which should support your application.

It can take around six to eight weeks to process your application. If you’re renewing, you should submit your application at least two months before your badge is due to expire.

Contact details: 0118 937 2033 or bluebadge@reading.gov.uk

Payment

The cost of a Blue Badge is £10. Please do not sent payment with your application. The Blue Badge Team will let you know if your application has been successful.

Once you have been successful, you can pay using our secure online payments website (find Blue Badge from the drop-down list and click main item and follow the on-screen instructions.