North East Lincolnshire Council

Apply for or renew a Blue Badge



The quickest and easiest way to apply for or renew a Blue Badge is online.

Before you start

  • there is a cost of £10 for a Blue Badge which is payable in the online form or over the phone
  • allow a minimum of 12 weeks from the date we receive your evidence for us to assess and process your application
  • you must provide as much information about your condition and the effect it has on you taking a journey
  • your current Blue Badge reference number if you’re reapplying
  • check your current Blue Badge expiry date before destroying it, your new badge can’t be used before it’s valid date
  • you may need provide the registration number for the vehicle you normally travel in

Lost or stolen

You can request to replace your Blue Badge if it has been lost or stolen, we will contact you for a payment of £10 once your request has been assessed.

Request a Blue Badge replacement

Application refused

You will be notified if you’re not eligible for a Blue Badge. A refund of £10 will be processed within 6 working days and your photograph will be destroyed with our confidential waste.

If you don’t think all the important information was considered, you can contact us and we may review your application.

Contact details

Blue Badge Administration, Municipal Offices, Town Hall Square, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, DN31 1HU

Telephone: 01472 313131

Opening times: Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 4.30 pm, except bank holidays

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Apply for a Blue Badge (word document)

If you don’t want to apply online you can print the paper form and return it completed to the Blue Badge administration service.