Parking, Travel and Transport

Blue Badges

The Blue Badge scheme helps disabled people with severe mobility problems to access goods and services by allowing them to park close to their destination.

Telephone: 020 8359 4131

Freedom Passes

Freedom Pass for older and disabled people is funded by your local borough council and gives free travel on most public transport in London 24 hours a day (after 9.30am on most National Rail services within the London area), including all day at weekends and on public holidays. This pass may also be used to travel on local bus services in the rest of England under the terms of the Concessionary Bus Travel Act 2007.

Website: www.londoncouncils.gov.uk/freedom-pass

Collect paper application: Chipping Library, 3 Stapylton Road, Barnet, EN5 4QT.

Lost or Damaged Passes: 0300 330 1433

Taxicard

Taxicard is a scheme for London residents with serious mobility impairments or who are severely sight impaired.

Telephone: 020 7934 9791

Email: taxicard@londoncouncils.gov.uk

Website: www.londoncouncils.gov.uk/services/taxicard

Dial-A-Ride

Free door to door service by mini-bus. You must have a permanent or long-term disability which means you are unable to use public transport some or all of the time. Apply for membership.

Telephone: 0343 222 7777

Email: DAR@tfl.gov.uk

Website: tfl.gov.uk/modes/dial-a-ride

Parking Permits

LB Barnet is the responsible body for issuing parking permits.

Telephone: 020 8359 7446

Address: London Borough of Barnet Parking Permits, PO Box 49065, London, N11 1UZ