RADAR Keys – Access to Disabled Toilets

Action on Disability (AoD) is an official stockist of RADAR keys

For anyone that already has a RADAR key, they will be aware that this is a small, but sometimes valuable service

Below is an explanation of what a RADAR Key, it’s purpose and how to purchase one from our organisation.

What is RADAR?

  • Radar stands for the Royal Association for Disability and Rehabilitation (RADAR), and they are a national organisation of and for disabled people

What is a RADAR Key?

  • The RADAR Key allows independent access for people with disabilities to around 9,000 fully accessible toilets in the UK.

Who can get a RADAR Key?

  • Anyone with a disability or their carer can obtain a key by providing proof of eligibility (e.g. European Blue Parking Badge, Disability Living Allowance with mobility component, Attendance Allowance).

How Much Does it Cost?

  • The price for a RADAR key is £5.00 from Action on Disability directly, free postage and packaging charge for delivery.

How to Get a Radar Key?

  • You can buy a key from the Action on Disability office using the contact details provided below

How long can I keep the key for?

  • The key is yours as long as they require it.

Smartphone App

  • If you have a Smartphone you can download the RADAR National Key Scheme (NKS) app from the app store.

This will allow you to locate the nearest toilet facility and give you directions by foot, bus or road.

Alternatively: Order the National Key Scheme Guide 2013 to find out the location of the 9,000 accessible toilets across the UK fitted with the NKS lock.  This valuable resource is the only guide of its kind and really does open doors to independent living.

Price:        from £12.99

Website:    www.radarshop.org.uk

For More Information, or if you would like to Purchase a RADAR Key contact us directly using the details on the flyer or below.

Andrew Farrow – Peer Support Volunteer, 0203 080 0384 – Peer.Support@actionondisability.org.uk 

Flyers and Information:

MS Word Version

RADAR Key Flyer – Word

PDF Version

RADAR Key Flyer – PDF

Assistance While Out and About

i have created a useful RADAR Key Holder Card, which you will get FREE with your RADAR Key.

This is for you to use if you have any Issues Gaining Access to a Disabled toilet (this is just an example)

RADAR Key Holder Card – Both Sides