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Transport and disability

Tax relief for disabled drivers and disabled passengers
The Disabled Drivers and Disabled Passengers Scheme provides a range of tax reliefs for disabled drivers and disabled passengers in Ireland.

Motorised Transport Grant
The Motorised Transport Grant is a grant available to people in Ireland with disabilities who want to buy a car or adapt an existing car. The scheme is closed to new applicants.

Mobility Allowance
The mobility allowance is a payment by the Health Service Executive (HSE) to people who are unable to walk and who would benefit from a change in surroundings. The scheme is closed to new applicants.

Mobility training for people with visual impairments
Orientation and mobility training is of crucial importance to many people with vision impairments. Mobility training helps to develop skills required to move around safely in the environment. Types of mobility aid and sources of training are described here.

Disabled Person's Parking Card
The European Parking Card scheme, makes free parking available for disabled drivers and passengers in Ireland.
This document is in: Travel and Recreation > Traffic and parking

Parking facilities for people with disabilities
This document describes facilities in car parks around Ireland that are designed for people with disabilities.
This document is in: Travel and Recreation > Traffic and parking

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