For all categories, you will need a passport sized photo as well as proof.
Categories where all members of the household can qualify
Each member of the household must complete a separate application form and must show proof.
|Council Tax Reduction**||Current Council Tax Bill/Notification Letter and proof of address|
|Housing Benefit||Notification Letter and proof of address|
|Tax Credit (Working)||Notification Letter and proof of address|
|Income Support||Notification Letter and proof of address|
|National Health Service (NHS) Tax Credits||
NHS Tax Credit Exemption Certificate card and proof of address
Other similar NHS cards are not valid (e.g. NHS Prescription Charge Certificate)
|Jobseekers Allowance (income based)||Award Letter (must be dated with last 2 months) and proof of address|
|Universal Credit||Proof of Universal Credit and proof of address|
** Does not include 25% single person Council Tax discount.
Categories where only individual applicants can qualify
|Jobseekers Allowance (contribution based)||Award Letter (must be dated with last 2 months) and proof of address|
|Carers Allowance||Notification Letter and proof of address|
|Pension Credit (guaranteed based)
or partner living at the same address
|Notification Letter and proof of address|
|Full Time Student (16+)||Proof of full time status (letter from your college on official headed paper) and proof or address
Please note: A National Union of Students (NUS) card on its own is no longer sufficient proof.
|Asylum Seekers||Application Registration Card (ARC) and proof or address|
|Over 60s||Proof of age and proof of address|
Categories where only individual applicants can qualify, but a carer may be admitted free
For these categories, an orange dot will be put on your card which will allow your carer free admittance to some facilities. Not all venues offer free admittance to carers, so please check with the venue beforehand.
|Personal Independence payments / Disability Living Allowance||Notification Letter and proof of address|
|Attendance Allowance (over 55s)||Notification Letter and proof of address|
|Severe Disablement Allowance||Notification Letter and proof of address|