Applying for a bus pass

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Due to the Coronavirus please be aware that we are unable to issue new bus passes until further notice.

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You must be a resident of North Lincolnshire if you wish to apply for a North Lincolnshire pass.

Please note that children under five do not qualify for a bus pass.

Where to apply

You can apply for a bus pass at of the following places:

Located in Fenton Street, Scunthorpe (on the ground floor of the Parishes multi-storey car park – near the bus station)

Applications taken Monday to Saturday: 9.30am to 12.30pm and 1pm to 3pm.  There is no need to make an appointment.

Located at Ashby Turn, Ashby High Street, Scunthorpe (within the library).

Please call for an appointment on 01724 296832

Our Barton office is now located in Baysgarth Leisure Centre on Brigg Road.

Please call for an appointment on 01724 296808

Located in The Angel, Market Place, Brigg.

Please call for an appointment on 01724 296840

Located in Crowle Community Hub, 52 – 54 High Street, Crowle.

Please call for an appointment on 01724 296850

Located in Chapel Street, Epworth.

Please call for an appointment on 01724 296870

Located in 54 West Street, Winterton.

Please call for an appointment on 01724 296875.

No photograph is required as this is taken when you apply.

There is no charge for a bus pass on first application or renewals of expired cards. Other requests for replacements are subject to a charge of £10.  Your bus pass will be sent via the postal service and will take about a week.

You will need to bring proof of your eligibility with you when you apply.  Some applications may take longer if your supporting evidence is not sufficient.