DISABLED PERSONS PARKING PERMITS


Permanent Permit Requirements


  • You must a have a valid Florida driver's license or identification card.
  • An Accurately completed Application for Disabled Person Parking Permit signed and dated by a certifying authority within the last 12 months.
  • Qualifying organizations may obtain multiple permanent parking permits for transporting disabled persons. The Application for Disabled Person Parking Permit must be completed by an authorized agent for the organization.
  • Disabled U.S Veterans (renewals only):
    • If you are a US Veteran who has been previously evaluated and certified by the US Department of Veterans Affairs or any branch of the US Armed Forces as 100% permanently and totally disabled from a service-connected disability, you may renew a parking placard by providing a US Department of Veterans Affairs Form Letter 27-333, or its equivalent, issued within the last 12 months instead of the Application for Disabled Person Parking Permit Form.

Note: there is no fee for a permanent parking permit. Permanent parking permits are valid for up to four years and expire on the applicant’s birthday.

Temporary Permit Requirement


  • You must have a valid Florida driver’s license or identification card.
  • An Accurately completed Application for Disabled Person Parking Permit signed and dated by a certifying authority within the last 12 months.
  • The fee for a temporary permit is $15.00.
  • If a second permit is needed within 12 months of the original issuance, there is no fee for the second permit.
  • Temporary permits are issued for a period of up to six months.

Out-of-State Residents and Foreign Citizens


  • Must provide a valid out-of-state driver’s license or identification card.
  • Out-of-State residents must present an accurately completed Application for Disabled Parking Permit signed by a Florida physician or certifying authority within the last 12 months.
  • Foreign citizens must present a copy of their current out-of-country parking permit (front and back) along with their valid out-of-country passport.
  • The permit will be issued for a period of three months and the fee will be $15.00

Replacement Permit Requirements


  • If the Application for Disabled Person Parking Permit was issued more than 12 months from the original certification date, a new application will be required.
  • Accurately completed Application for Replacement License Plate, Validation Decal or Parking Permit.
  • There is no fee for the replacement of permanent or temporary permit.
  • If the parking permit is stolen, the applicant should report the stolen permit to a law enforcement agency.
  • Disabled U.S Veterans:
    • A veteran who has been previously evaluated and certified by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs or any branch of the United States Armed Forces as permanently and totally disabled from a service-connected disability may provide a United States Department of Veterans Affairs Form Letter 27-333, or its equivalent, issued within the last 12 months in lieu of a certificate of disability.