Accessible Guildford

Guildford is open to all visitors.

To find out about the accessibility of Guildford House and Tourist Information Centre you can pdf icon download the statement [28kb].


The Blue Badge scheme offers parking concessions for those eligible. There are numerous disabled bays in the town car parks and free parking in any Guildford Borough Council pay and display car park. Full details of all parking facilities  can be viewed on our disabled parking in Guildford pages.

Our town centre map shows the locations of our car parks.


A shopmobility scheme operates on level 3 of Bedford Road Car Park and can be accessed from Laundry Road. The scheme provides manual and powered wheelchairs and scooters for people who have problems walking around the town centre. You do not have to be registered disabled to use the scheme.

Open Wednesdays, Thursday and Fridays. 

10am - 4.30pm (equipment must be returned by 4.30pm) 

Pre-booking essential. 

Guildford Shopmobility
Level 3
Bedford Road Car Park

T: 01483 453993



Disabled facilities are available at most of Guildford's public conveniences. The RADAR key scheme is in use and keys are available for purchase (£3.00) from Guildford Tourist Information Centre.  On the advice of Surrey Police, the Tourist Information Centre can only sell Radar Keys to people who provide identification and proof of being entitled to use these facilities.

Alternatively, you can phone RADAR - the disability network - on 0207 250 3222, email or visit their website at

Changing Place Toilet (Located in The Friary, Guildford): 

Facilities that can be found here include - 

  • Changing bench - Height adjustable, Adult Sized, Wall Mounted
  • Hoist - Suitable for use with a loop system sling
  • Peninsular Toilet - with drop down grab rails 
  • Height Adjustable Washbasin
  • Colostomy Shelf 
  • Emergency Alarm 
  • Privacy Screen 

For access to this facility, please use your Radar Key.