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6. Our Pass - free bus travel across Greater Manchester

Young people and their families across Greater Manchester - can save up to £500 a year in travel costs

Our Pass is a UK first, a simple scheme that ensures that all eligible 16–18 year olds in Greater Manchester have the chance to become an Our Pass member –  and gain access to two things: free bus travel, and exclusive experiences: 

  • Travel - For a one-off £10 administration fee, Our Pass provides free travel on most local buses across Greater Manchester. It also gives members half-price off peak 1 day and weekend travelcards on Metrolink

  • Exclusives - Membership also unlocks exclusive offers and experiences that range from discounts and event tickets to careers talks, tasters and workshops.

When to apply?
Applications for this year’s membership is open (which starts on 1 September 2020). To be eligible this year you must live in Greater Manchester and have been born between 1 September 2001 and 31 August 2004. Once you have applied, your card will be posted in late August, ready for use on 1 September 2020. 

How to apply?
Go to ourpass.co.uk 

You will need the following documents and information:

  • Valid payment card to pay the one-off £10 administration fee
  • An email address
  • Passport-style photograph
  • Proof of date of birth
  • Proof that you live in Greater Manchester

More information
All queries about the application process, problems in applying, and use of the travel card: help@ourpass.co.uk 

For more information and feedback about Our Pass, and Our Pass Exclusives: opportunities@ourpass.co.uk