The Transport Act 2000 sets out seven qualifying conditions for disability passes and your disability must be long term or expected to last at least 12 months.
The seven categories are:
A. Registered blind or partially sighted
B. Severely or profoundly deaf
C. Without speech
D. Disability or injury which has a substantial and adverse effect on ability to walk
E. Loss of the use of both arms or without arms
F. Learning disability
G. Would be refused a driving licence on the grounds of medical fitness, for example:
This list is not comprehensive - if in doubt please call us on 0345 303 6760
To view how we process and assess your application, read the Centro Method Statement:
Download WMCA Method Statement
Download and complete one of the forms below:
Download Disability Pass application form
Download Easy Read application form
Post the form with the requested evidence to West Midlands Combined Authority, PO BOX 9421, Birmingham, B19 3TR.
Remember to include a passport size photo, read and sign the declaration, and include all the documents the form asks for to ensure your application is processed.
We aim to process applications within six weeks. We may write to you to request more information or ask you to attend a medical assessment.
Are you eligible but prefer us to send you an application?
Call 0345 303 6760 and we’ll post a form to you.
If you’ve lost your pass you can apply for a new one online, by phone, in person or by post.
By phone - Please call 0345 303 6760 to apply for a replacement pass (an administration charge will apply).
In person - Visit a Travel Centre and order and pay for your replacement today. Your pass will be posted first class to your address. (Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton Bus Station only).
By post - Download this form, include a cheque or postal order payable to West Midlands Combined Authority, and your photograph (if you would like to change it) and post to Ticketing Team, 16 Summer Lane, Birmingham, B19 3SD.
Download Replacement Pass Form
We aim to send a replacement pass to you in two to three working days.
Call us on 0345 303 6760
If your pass has been stolen and you have a crime reference number, a replacement is free of charge.
If you're unsure about anything, please get in touch by calling 0345 303 6760
If you have moved address or changed your details please tell us by completing this form.