‘Our Pass’ free bus travel pass applications open
Year 11 students, online applications for the ‘Our Pass‘ bus pass for young people aged 16-18* that gives you the freedom to get around Greater Manchester will open from tomorrow Wednesday 1 July.
For a one-off £10 administration fee, Our Pass card holders can travel for free on local buses right across Greater Manchester. You can also benefit from half-price off peak 1 day and weekend travel cards on Metrolink, and exclusive opportunities, experiences and benefits from a range of partner organisations…like discounts at JD Sports and MUFC Red Store, free 7-day pass at certain leisure centres, free rugby league and basketball tickets and much more.
Our Pass can be used for up to two years, starting from 1st September after your 16th birthday and is available to people who live in Greater Manchester.
What you’ll need to apply:
- An email address
- A passport style photo to upload, which will be printed on your card
- Proof of your date of birth (to be eligible, this needs to be between September 2001 and 31 August 2003)
List of acceptable proof: Passport, Driving licence, Birth or adoption certificate, NHS medical card, Biometric residence permit, Valid UK ID card, EU/EEA ID card or HM Forces ID card
- Proof that you live in Greater Manchester
List of acceptable proof: Letter from HMRC or government agency issued in the last three months, letter or statement from your bank or building society, a utility bill or a mobile phone bill
- A valid payment card (for the £10 administration charge)
You can find out more at: https://ourpass.co.uk/ or download the Our Pass Information Slides
or you can skip straight to the online application form: https://manage.ourpass.co.uk/account/register/step1.faces
*subject to eligibility