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Get Active Leisure Discount Scheme

Leisure PhotoIf you live within the Southampton City Council area and are currently receiving certain benefits, you can make some great savings off the cost of activities at the leisure venues given below.

The Get Active subscription* will give you a discounted rate on a range of non instructed activities at off peak times. Please see below for more information or contact the Leisure Venues.

Allotments - The Get Active subscription* will also give you a 50% discount from your rental on your allotment plot if you are not already receiving a discount. All you need to do is subscribe to ‘Get Active’ when you apply for your Smartcities card.

How to Apply for a Smartcities Card

Applications for Smartcities cards can be made in Gateway at One Guildhall Square, a Southampton library or a local housing office. Please complete an application form which can be printed from below or is available from these venues.

A proof of personal identification containing your date of birth, a proof of address and a good quality colour passport photograph will be required (Gateway can take your photograph for the card, but this is not a guaranteed service). For the Get Active subscription evidence of being in receipt of one of the following benefits will be required:

• Housing benefits
• Income support/guarantee pension credit
• Council tax main benefit
• Job seekers income based
• Incapacity benefit/ESA*
• Severe disablement allowance*
• Disability living allowance/attendance*

An unwaged spouse, partner or unwaged children under 18 also qualify if the main applicant is in receipt of one of the top four benefits. *These benefits are for individual claimants only. Therefore partners/children may not be eligible for this scheme.

*Terms and Conditions apply.

Get Active Leisure Centres and Activities

Get Active can be used for non instructed sessions at off peak times at the following venues:

  • Southampton City Golf Course - 9 Holes of Golf, £2.50 per person

  • The Quays, Bitterne & Chamberlayne Leisure Centres - Gym Session £2 per person

  • The Quays & Bitterne Leisure Centres - Swimming £2 per person

  • Bitterne & Chamberlayne Leisure Centres - Badminton / Table Tennis, £2 per person

  • Outdoor Sports Centre - Tennis Court Hire £2 per person, Crazy Golf, Athletics Track and Synthetic Pitch £1 per person

Downloadable documents

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PDF document Smartcities application form 679 KB 2secs @ 2Mbps
PDF document Get Active renewal form 250 KB 1secs @ 2Mbps
Link to download Adobe Acrobat if required

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