To qualify for a free 75+ membership you need to be:
- Aged 75 or over
- Residing within Cheshire West and Chester Borough
To get a discounted membership you simply need a Brio Concessionary Card. The Brio Concessionary Card provides a discount on Brio Leisure activities and memberships across all of our centres, giving the whole community an opportunity to access affordable physical activity. This includes:
You can use the Brio Concessionary Card at all Brio Leisure Centres.
The Brio Concessionary card can also be used for discount on Pay As You Go prices, as well as on our memberships!
The cost of the card for pay as you go customers is £5.00 per year and you will need to supply proof of eligibility as detailed below to join the scheme. This card is not transferrable, so only the card holder can use it. If you lose the card there is a £5.00 replacement fee.
When you join one of the Brio Health & Fitness Memberships there is no charge for the concessionary card.
If you are in receipt of certain benefits, a senior citizen (60+) or a full time student then you can apply for the Brio Concessionary Card. The card is available to anyone over the age of 16 and is valid for 12 months. You will need to re-new your card every 12 months and be able to meet the eligibility criteria, except of course if you are aged 60+.
|Who qualifies||Proof required|
|Employment and Support Allowance||Allowance Book or Current Official Letter|
|Job Seekers Allowance||Job Seekers Allowance Book|
|Child Tax Credit & Working Tax Credit*||Award Notice Letter (shows your income part 1) or NHS Tax Credit Exemption Certificate Card|
|Disabled Living Allowance, Disabled Benefit & Registered Disabled||Award Notice or Allowance Book|
|Senior Citizen (60+)||Birth Certificate / Driving Licence / Bus Pass|
|Full Time Student||Letter from College / University|
|Current Serving Armed Forces Members||RAF/WAAF – Current Warrant Card & MOD Form 1250
Army / Royal Navy / Marines / Wrens – Current Warrant Card & MOD Form 90
|Ex Members of Armed Forces||Authorisation from unit welfare officer & copy of discharge papers|
|Medically Discharged from Armed Forces||Discharge papers stating “Medically Discharged” & photographic identity (e.g. driving license or passport)|
*You will qualify if the household income shown on your award notice is £15,276.00 a year or less and you are getting: