Home Roads and travel Cars and parking Apply for a disabled parking space outside your house If someone in your household is disabled and had a blue badge you can apply to have a disabled parking bay marked outside your home. Having a disabled parking bay outside your home doesn’t guarantee that space for you or the disabled person in your household. You can apply for a disabled parking space (disabled bay road marking) outside your house provided you meet the following conditions:You are a resident in LeicestershireYou or someone in your household is disabled and has a valid blue badgeThe person in your house who is disabled has regular use of a vehicle (as either driver or passenger), which is kept at the address on the applicationThere’s increasing difficulty in finding a parking space close to the property, eg a space isn’t available more often than one is availableThere is no off-street parking availableThe parking outside the property isn’t currently prohibited There’s enough space for a parking bayThe parking bay doesn’t cause a hazard to other road usersIf the parking bay will overlap the front of a neighbouring property, the resident of that property will be consultedApply onlineIf your application is successful we will write to you to confirm the work.This can take up to 28 days.The cost of a disabled parking bay marking is £100. We will collect this before the work is started.Additional guidance for filling in the form is available at the bottom of this page.Apply for a disabled parking space We will assess whether your application for a disabled parking bay road marking is appropriate at the location requested and, if so, whether it would be advisory or mandatory.A disabled bay road marking may be ‘advisory’ or ‘mandatory’.An advisory disabled bay road marking is not enforceableNo action can be taken by the police or the council if a non-disabled person or indeed another disabled person parks in the disabled bayA mandatory disabled bay road marking is enforceable by lawWe can take action against anyone parking in the disabled bay without displaying a blue badge.The provision of a disabled bay road marking, and the type of bay, will depend on existing parking restrictions outside the property.Renew or remove road markingsIf your disabled bay markings need to be repainted, please complete a renewal application form and return it to:Leicestershire County CouncilCustomer Service CentreCounty HallGlenfieldLeicesterLE3 8RJApplication for the renewal of a disabled parking bay road markingIf you no longer need the disabled bay marking, please contact Customer Services.Telephone: 0116 305 0001 Further reading Help us make adult care services better If you’d like to hear about different ways you can get involved, complete this short form to give us your contact details. Find out moreOpens another website in new window Help us improve this page Hide content Was this page helpful? Yes It was helpful, but Helpful but, please select a reason Please select a reasonthere's a broken link it's hard to understand it's incorrect it's outdated it's too long Other No No, please select a reason Please select a reasonit didn't answer my question it's not detailed enough it's hard to understand it's incorrect it's outdated it's too long Other Details Email address We’ll only use this to ask for more detail if we need to.