Blue Badge parking in York

People with permanent and substantial walking difficulties can apply for a blue badge so that they can park closer to shops, restaurants and other places they want to visit.

Please note - it's the same process to apply as to renew your blue badge.

On-street parking in York for blue badge holders

See information about city centre disabled access in York; people with a Blue Badge may park on these streets in York:

  • Blake street
  • Lendal
  • Goodramgate
  • Colliergate
  • Castlegate

Blue badge holders are able to park in the above streets for a maximum of 3 hours and must display a time clock alongside their badge. These streets are part of the pedestrian foot streets zone which restricts vehicle access from 10.30am until 5.00pm, 7 days a week. However you are still able to park during these hours.

Blue badge holders are also permitted to park:

  • on double or single yellow lines, providing that there isn't a loading ban in place
  • in all on-street pay and display bays, unless a yellow line is in place at certain times of the day
  • in all on-street residents permit holder areas (map)
  • in disabled parking bays outside of the pay-barriers at Marygate car park (map)

Your badge must be on display and users must abide by the local parking restrictions and signage.

If you do not hold a blue badge, find out more about other on-street parking.

Off-street parking in York for blue badge holders

Blue badge holders can park in any standard bay in a council-run car park free of charge (within opening hours). See our car parks directory (map) for more information.

Your badge must be on display and users must abide by the local parking restrictions and signage.

Also see

Comment on this page
Feedback
Back to the top of the page