Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

Welcome to the MSE Forums

We're home to a fantastic community of MoneySavers but anyone can post. Please exercise caution & report spam, illegal, offensive or libellous posts/messages: click "report" or email forumteam@. Skimlinks & other affiliated links are turned on

    • whambam
    • By whambam 13th Mar 18, 7:53 PM
    • 186Posts
    • 22Thanks
    Lost Blue Badge
    • #1
    • 13th Mar 18, 7:53 PM
    Lost Blue Badge 13th Mar 18 at 7:53 PM

    Can you just apply and pay the fee for a new blue badge submitting the relevant docs when you lose your blue badge? rather than going to the police station and convincing them that you really did lose it as the dvla want a reference number for them!

    Anyone been down this road?

Page 1
    • neilmcl
    • By neilmcl 13th Mar 18, 8:10 PM
    • 10,693 Posts
    • 7,580 Thanks
    • #2
    • 13th Mar 18, 8:10 PM
    • #2
    • 13th Mar 18, 8:10 PM
    What has the DVLA got to do with it, it's your issuing local council that will require either a crime reference no. if stolen or a lost property reference no, both from the police. I wouldn't imagine it'll take much "convincing" to get a reference no., just ring them up and ask for one.

    Have you tried just taking your documents over directly to your county council office or at least following the instructions on their website?
    Last edited by neilmcl; 13-03-2018 at 8:12 PM.
    • oldagetraveller
    • By oldagetraveller 14th Mar 18, 11:44 AM
    • 3,052 Posts
    • 1,574 Thanks
    • #3
    • 14th Mar 18, 11:44 AM
    • #3
    • 14th Mar 18, 11:44 AM

    Might help?
    Did you hear about the politician who had a backside transplant? It rejected him.
Welcome to our new Forum!

Our aim is to save you money quickly and easily. We hope you like it!

Forum Team Contact us

Live Stats

26Posts Today

3,162Users online

Martin's Twitter