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Parking card for people with disabilities in the European Union : conditions in the Member States


EU Parking Card photoThis folder and booklet summarise the rights of the 27 Member States when it comes to the parking rights of disabled people.

The purpose it to spread the knowledge about these rights in order to increase the mobility of disabled people in the EU. It should be a useful tool for both national authorities and the persons themselves.

The brochure is a fact sheet giving an overview of the conditions of use of a parking card for people with disabilities in the different Member States of the European Union.

Before travelling to another country, read the rules in force in that country. In some cases you will need to ask for further information locally.

Use the information provided in the freestanding folder in the language of the country where you are travelling by displaying it next to your parking card. This information will provide the local authorities with an explanation that your card is based on the standardised Community model and that you should benefit from all associated parking facilities for disabled persons in that country.

The brochure is available in many European languages as a PDF document from the European Commission website

Download the Englishe version in PDF format from the right-hand panel.

General Information

Submitted by: Ivor Ambrose
Language(s): BUL | CES | DA | DE | EL | EN | ES | ET | FI | FR | HU | IT | LT | LV | NL | PL | PT | SLO | SLV | SV


Publisher: European Commission
Date published on the web: 01/02/2008


Drivers, driving, motoring | Policy, legislation