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Blue Badge misuse campaign: warning to relatives

Published on Friday, 16 November 2018

Relatives of Blue Badge holders are being warned not to misuse the badge following a series of prosecutions as part of the council’s ongoing campaign to stop misuse in the borough.

  • Blue Badge misuse campaign is recognised by Disabled Motoring UK

    Published on Thursday, 8 November 2018

    The Shared Parking Service (London Boroughs of Bromley and Bexley) has been presented with a prestigious Disabled Motoring UK (DMUK) award for their work to stop Blue Badge misuse.

  • Blue Badge misuse: six drivers ordered to pay a total of £3,809

    Published on Wednesday, 5 September 2018

    A further six drivers have been prosecuted by the London Borough of Bromley and ordered to pay a total of £3,809 after being caught using a Blue Badge they were not entitled to use.

  • 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 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 – 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.