Request the parking card for disabled individuals

This card allows to park in the public parking sports reserved for vehicles which transport disabled individuals.

This card also allows to park in other spots, but only for short periods of time and when the parking is absolutely necessary.

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  • You must authenticate with the Fiscal identification number and individual password of the Finances Portal, or Digital Mobile Key
  • Free of charge
  • No rows

Who can Request the parking card for disabled individuals?

  • The individuals in one of the following situations may request the parking card:

    Individuals with a permanent motor disability, with a degree of disability equal or higher than 60%

    Individuals with deep multi-disabilities, with a degree of disability equal or higher than 90%.

  • This card allows to park a vehicles in the following places:

    Public parking sports reserved for vehicles which transport disabled individuals - These spots are identified with the authorized parking sign (H1A) and with the panel of vehicles with a disability sign (model 11 D)

    Other places - The card allows to park in other non-parking spaces, but only when it is absolutely necessary, for short periods of time and provided that it does not disturb the pedestrians and the circulation of the remaining vehicles.

  • The card is not associated to a vehicle. Therefore, it may be used on any vehicle which transports the individual to whom it was assigned. Do not forget to place the card visibly near the windshield glass.

When can you Request the parking card for disabled individuals?

At any moment.

Where can you Request the parking card for disabled individuals?

What are the documents and requirements to Request the parking card for disabled individuals?

  • Access data to IMT Online (only for online requests)

    You will need one of the following sign in methods to use the IMT online:

    • access data to the Finances Portal
    • Citizen Card, PIN codes and card reader
    • Digital Mobile Key.
  • Request form (only for requests on the location or by mail)

    Model form 13 IMT, with following text on the “Request” field:

    [state your name], hereby requests, accordingly to the provisions of article 6 of the Decree-Law no. 307/2003 of 10 December, with the amendment provided by Decree-Law no. 17/2011 of 27 January, by the Law no. 48/2017 of 7 July and by the Decree-Law no. 128/2017 of 9 October, the issue of a parking card for disabled individuals, therefore submitting the documents prescribed by law.

  • Documents

    Portuguese citizen card or identity card. If you have foreign nationality, submit one of the following documents:

    • temporary or permanent residence permit issued by the Serviço de Estrangeiros e Fronteiras (SEF)(Immigration and Borders Service)
    • temporary or permanent residence card issued by the SEF
    • passport + a study, work, temporary stay or residence visa, issued by a Portuguese Consular Office, by the SEF or by other service of the Ministério dos Negócios Estrangeiros (Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
    • Portuguese citizen card or identity document for Brazilian citizens under the general status of equal rights and duties, provided by the Friendship, Cooperation and Consultation Treaty between the Portuguese Republic and the Federal Republic of Brazil
    • Multi-use medical certificate issued by the health delegate of your area of residence. If you are a disabled individual from the Armed Forces, you do not need to submit this certificate. You only need to submit a copy of your Armed Forces’ disability card, which proves you have a disability equal or higher than 60%.

What is the Price to Request the parking card for disabled individuals?

  • Free of charge.

How can you Request the parking card for disabled individuals?

Online

  1. Access the IMT Online
  2. Sign in
  3. On the tab “Others”, choose the option “Parking Card for disabled individuals”
  4. Fill in the form and add the necessary documents
  5. The card will be sent by mail.

By mail

  1. Download and fill in the model form 13 IMT, writing the following text on the “Request” field:

[state your name], hereby requests, accordingly to the provisions of article 6 of the Decree-Law no. 307/2003 of 10 December, with the amendment provided by Decree-Law no. 17/2011 of 27 January, by the Law no. 48/2017 of 7 July and by the Decree-Law no. 128/2017 of 9 October, the issue of a parking card for disabled individuals, therefore submitting the documents prescribed by law.

If the person for whom the card is requested cannot sign, the form may be signed by someone else.

  1. Add the necessary documents.
  2. Send the request to the Regional IMT Directorate of your area of residence.
  3. The card will be sent by mail.

On the location

  1. Go to a IMT’s service desk and bring the necessary documents with you.
  2. The card will be sent by mail.

If the person for whom the card is requested cannot sign or go to the service desk, the form may be signed or submitted by someone else.

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