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Councils must do more to stamp out Blue Badge abuse

COUNCILS across the UK are being urged to do more to enforce the Blue Badge Scheme, which give parking concessions to disabled people.

Chance to test drive a car if you’re 14 or over

YOUNG people with disabilities can gain a driving licence at 16 - a year ahead of those who are not disabled.

Disability Living Allowance

Disability Living Allowance - sometimes referred to as DLA - is a tax-free benefit for children and adults who need help with personal care...

VAT-FREE Vehicles

SOME disabled people can buy vehicles VAT free. Who qualifies? Those in permament need of wheelchairs (electrically powered or otherwise) in order to be mobile...

Blue Badge Parking

IT’S CERTAINLY got its good points — but there’s no doubt about it, the Blue Badge Parking Scheme is definitely in need of...

Vehicle excise duty

GOOD NEWS if you get the Higher Rate of the mobility component of Disability Living Allowance (DLA) or the War Pensioners' Mobility ...

Toll concessions on motorways, tunnels and toll bridges

Certain concessions are made for disabled people using various UK toll bridges, tunnels and motorways. Rules differ, and you might need more than a Blue...