Coronavirus (COVID-19): change to service
On advice from the government regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19), all public toilets have been closed across Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.
See further information about changes to services.
The National Key Scheme operated by the Royal Association for Disability Rights provides access to 9000 locked public toilets for disabled people around the UK.
Eligibility for a RADAR key
The key can be purchased for £3.75 by anyone with a permanent disability. You'll need to provide evidence to support this.
How to get a RADAR key
Keys can be purchased in person or by someone on your behalf at:
If someone is coming on your behalf, they will need to bring your evidence with them to show that they are acting for you.
Examples of suitable evidence include:
- Blue Badge for disabled parking
- a hospital/GP letter
- any letter referring to the payment of Disability Living Allowance or another disability benefit
RADAR key toilet locations
Once purchased the key can be used around the country, for as long as you require it, wherever the RADAR symbol is displayed.
Page last updated: 07 April 2020