Applying for a disabled person's bus pass

6. Walking disability (Category D)

You will be eligible if

  • you are unable to walk at all.
  • you can only get about by swinging through crutches (long term).
  • you are unable to walk more than 64 metres without severe discomfort.
  • it takes an excessive amount of time to walk a short distance. For example it takes 5 minutes to walk 100 metres.
  • the exertion required to walk would either
    • constitute a danger to your life
    • or would be likely to lead to serious deterioration in your health.

This must be a substantial disability that means the applicant cannot walk or which makes walking very difficult.

Please download our guidance document when applying

Walking disability guidance (Category D)

How do I apply?

Prove you are eligible and apply

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