Additional Restrictions Grant (Discretionary) Launched

The ARG application is open for grants up to £3,000 for certain businesses mandated to close without a rateable value or for those who predominately supply or service these businesses. Apply Now

Leisure Pass

A leisure pass is free if you live or study in the Borough of Kettering and can benefit from reductions in services across the borough.

You must meet one of the following criteria:

  • Over 60 years - if you hold a Kettering Bus pass it includes the Leisure Pass
  • Receiving Housing Benefit / Council Tax Support
  • Disabled
  • Over 16 years old and in full-time education or training
  • In receipt of means-tested benefit (excluding Child Tax Credit)  
  • Active member of the Armed Forces

If you meet the above criteria please complete the online form below and email the supporting documents as detailed below to leisurepass@kettering.gov.uk.  Once your form and supporting documents have been received application will be processed and your leisure pass issued:

All applications require:

  • Proof of address (i.e. a utility bill or recent bank statement with your full address)
  • A passport style photo (head and shoulders with plain background)

Additional supporting documents required relevant to your application (one of the below):

  • Proof of age if you are over 60
  • Proof of benefits award (i.e. official letter from Job Centre Plus, Income Support, Social Worker, Housing or Council tax benefits)
  • Confirmation letter from education provider
  • Disability pension or benefit allowance letter
  • Armed forces letter of employment   

If you have any queries please contact Kettering Borough Council Customer Services on 01536 410333 or email leisurepass@kettering.gov.uk

Leisure Pass Application

Where can you use your leisure pass?