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Get Active with an Active Card

Get Active with an Active Card

Active Card

Save money on a wide range of activities!

Do you find sport and recreation activities too expensive?  Would you like to do more for less cost?

If so, then you will be interested in the Active Card Scheme which offers "fantastic discounts" on a whole range of sport and recreation activities.

Lots of people have already obtained their Active card and are saving money everytime they visit the Leisure Centres or participate in a Sports Development activity.

Who is eligible for an active card?

Anyone can obtain an Active Card as follows:

Working or not claiming benefits: There is a £12.00 yearly fee.

For concessions:  Giving access to the cheapest prices available on activities.  Open to Hartlepool residents who fall into one of the following categories:

If you are in receipt of:

  • Jobseekers Allowance
  • Income Support
  • Housing Benefit.

or if you are:

  • disabled
  • a full-time student
  • aged 60+ £4.00 a year

Active cards will be available every 3 months at £1.00 per active card. 

For Discounted prices & Advanced Booking: Available to anyone not eligible for concessionary rates and for those wishing to benefit from disocunted prices and advance booking facilities.

You can purchase these for an annual fee.

 Do More for Less Cost!

You can get an active card from:

  • Mill House Leisure Centre, Raby Road, Hartlepool
  • Headland Sports Hall, Union Street, Hartlepool
  • Brierton Sports Centre, Brierton Lane Hartlepool

Where can I use my active card?

You can use your Active Card to obtain consessionary rates and discounts on all activities at:

  • Mill House Leisure Centre 01429 223791
  • Headland Sports Centre 01429 236564
  • Sports Development 01429 284050
  • Brierton Sports Centre, Brierton Lane, Hartlepool 01429 284864

What Do I need to Take to get my Active Card?

  • Your completed application form (Please note: if you claim your benefit from the Unemployment Office, you MUST get your application form signed and stamped at the office concerned before you apply for your card).
  • Your membership fee if applicable Active Cards will last for a year from the date of issue.
  • Proof of eligibility if applicable please contact one of the Leisure Centres above for details of proof of eligibility.



Information on this database does not constitute a recommendation of the service or organisation on the part of Hartlepool Borough Council. Anyone using services listed on the directory should check the suitability of the service and ensure that they are satisfied that the service has adequate policies and procedures in place, including the safeguarding and wellbeing of children and young people. Furthermore the Council does not take any responsibility for the accuracy of information provided to the Council by the service or organisation contained on this database.

Who to contact

01429 223791

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