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Blue Badge misuse: 100th driver handed fine and criminal record

Published on Monday, 21 May 2018

One hundred drivers have now been prosecuted after being caught using a Blue Badge they weren’t entitled to use within the London Borough of Bromley.

  • Blue Badge misuse campaign: 12 more drivers prosecuted

    Published on Friday, 23 March 2018

    Twelve drivers have been ordered to pay fines totalling £4,993 after they were caught using a Blue Badge belonging to a relative, bringing the total to eighty-eight prosecutions since the start of the crackdown.

  • Blue Badge misuse campaign award

    Published on Wednesday, 21 March 2018

    A prestigious award for tackling Blue Badge misuse through education and enforcement has been won by Bromley Council.

  • Blue Badge misuse campaign: 76th driver prosecuted

    Published on Monday, 26 February 2018

    Seven drivers have been fined a total of £3,677 and handed criminal records after being caught in the borough misusing Blue Badges belonging to relatives and friends.

  • Blue Badge misuse – fourteen motorists prosecuted

    Published on Monday, 29 January 2018

    Fourteen more drivers have been prosecuted and ordered to pay fines totalling £7,484 including court costs and surcharges after being caught misusing a Blue Badge in the absence of the badge holder.

  • Blue Badge misuse – if you see it, report it, so we can sort it!

    Published on Thursday, 18 January 2018

    Over 9,000 of the Borough’s Blue Badge holders have been contacted about the rules of the scheme as part of a campaign to prevent Blue Badges being misused.

  • Blue Badge Bulletin - campaign update

    Published on Thursday, 30 November 2017

    You may remember our publicity last year which aimed to remind badge holders and anyone driving on their behalf of the important rules of the Blue Badge scheme which are commonly misunderstood.

  • Blue Badge misuse campaign – two years on

    Published on Wednesday, 1 November 2017

    Two years after the launch of the campaign to stop Blue Badge fraud, Bromley Council are taking further steps to tackle misuse.

  • Five more Blue Badge misuse prosecutions follow crackdown

    Published on Wednesday, 2 August 2017

    Five more drivers have been prosecuted and ordered to pay fines totalling £5,779 including court costs and surcharges after they were caught displaying a Blue Badge that they were not entitled to use.

  • Stamping out Blue Badge misuse

    Published on Wednesday, 16 March 2016

    Enforcement action is being intensified in on-street parking locations and council operated car parks throughout Bromley to put a stop to Blue Badge misuse.