If you register as disabled your details will be stored on a confidential database and you will be given a small yellow card as proof of your registration. It will not cost you any money to register.
How do I become registered?
- You will need to complete an application form relevant to your specific category and could be registered under more than one
What are the benefits of being registered?
- Registration can be a pathway for easier access to certain benefits and concessions
- In certain instances you may be able to reclaim VAT on specific disability equipment
Applying for a disability registration card
- Follow the links below to apply for or renew disability registration - even if you register under more than one category you will only need to complete one application form
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What am I entitled to?
The local authority is here to help everyone understand their needs and, if required, provide an assessment.
For more information about what help you are entitled to, please see the Who can get help from Adult Services web pages.
Try our online self assessment
Disability registration card
This card is a quick and easy way of proving that the holder has a significant disability and needs to use facilities provided for disabled people.
Being registered as disabled is voluntary and is not a requirement for Adult Services eligibility, nor does registration mean that you will be eligible for Adult Services support.