Government of Alberta

Ministry of Service Alberta - Parking Placards for Persons with Disabilities

Offers individuals with disabilities a parking placard and / or disabled license plate, so they may have access to designated parking stalls.

Service offers:

  • parking placards and / or disabled license plates for individuals with disabilities

Types of placards include:

  • blue placards, which are given to those with long-term disabilities and can be used for 5 years
  • blue placards, which are given to those with permanent disabilities and can be self-declared every 5 years without a medical personnel signature
  • red placards, which are given to those with temporary disabilities that will affect them for 3 to 12 months
Key Provider: registry agents
Yes, Service targeted to individuals:
  • with a permanent or temporary disability
  • who are unable to walk more than 50 metres (150 feet)
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • visit website for an application form
  • verification from a certified medical professional required
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be wait times.

Toll Free
310-0000 then 780-427-7013
780-427-7013 (Registry Information)
Web Site
Fee: Yes,

Service fees are not charged by the Government of Alberta, but they may be applied by certified medical professionals or Alberta registry agents.

Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Provincial Government
Last Updated On
May 3, 2017
Hours of Operation
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM
08:15 AM - 04:30 PM