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Disabled Person's Bus Pass - WNC

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Disabled people are eligible for a free bus pass.

Where and when you can use your bus pass

A disabled person's bus pass will allow you free travel on local buses anywhere in England. This is from 9:30am to 11pm on weekdays, and all day at weekends and on bank holidays.

Eligibility and evidence for a disabled person's bus pass

Please use the table here to find out what is required to prove your eligibility for a disabled person's bus pass.

Obtaining a disabled person's bus pass

You will need to provide proof of your eligibility as detailed in the proof of eligibility table above. You can apply up to two weeks before the date of eligibility.

If you already have a pass and it is about to expire, you will need to re-apply. You can do this up to 30 days before the expiry date. You will again need to provide proof of disability. If your address has changed since your last pass was issued, you will also need to provide proof of address.

You can also apply by visiting your nearest library. You may need to book an appointment with them first. 

You can apply online:

It can take up to ten working days from the date of your application.

Lost or stolen bus pass

If your pass is lost or stolen, you can apply online for a replacement.


  • Brackley Area
  • Daventry Area
  • Northampton Area
  • Towcester Area
  • West Northamptonshire
  • Northamptonshire
Additional languages
Translation and/or Interpreting Available on Request
Age range
Suitable for ages from 0 to 99 years
Referral route
No Referral Needed
For people with
Special Educational Needs or a Disability (SEND)
Eligibility criteria
Special Educational Needs or a Disability (SEND)
Provider category
  • Specialist Services - For those who require longer-term support
  • Targeted Services - Additional Support Needs


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Last updated 03 June 2024