Who qualifies for a disability license plate or parking placard?

Individuals who are blind or who have a disability that restricts their ability to walk may qualify for a disability license plate or parking placard. Restrictions on walking are defined as:

  • The inability to walk more than 200 feet without having to stop and rest.
  • Use of a wheelchair, walker, crutch, brace or other ambulatory aid.
  • A lung disease with deterioration in expiratory volume. (See application.)
  • A cardiovascular condition. (See application.)
  • An arthritic, neurological or orthopedic condition that severely limits
  • the ability to walk.
  • Reliance on oxygen sources other than ordinary air.



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