Southend Advantage Card

Applying for an Advantage Card

Who can get one?

Anyone who lives in the Southend Borough can get a Southend Advantage Card.

The cost and types of cards available

The following tables give details of the different types of Advantage card available.

Category A
Eligibility Cost of Card Discount on Services
Adult £5 up to 10% off
Family(1 adult, all children) £9 up to 10% off
Family(2 adults, all children) £12 up to 10% off

 

Category B
Eligibility Cost of Card Discount on Services
Under 17's £3 up to 10% off
60+ £3 up to 10% off
Students in full time education £3 up to 10% off

 

 

Category C
Eligibility Cost of Card Discount on Services
Adult on low income* £1 up to 50% off
Under 17's on low income* £1 up to 50% off
60+ on low income* £1 up to 50% off
Carers* no charge up to 50% off

 

*Please note that low income is defined as being in receipt of benefits.

How do I apply/renew a Southend Advantage Card?

Complete the application form on-line attaching the below evidence. If you are unable to attach this you can email this to Council@southend.gov.uk or send into the address below quoting your reference which you will be supplied with at the end of the application. 

The card will be sent out to you within 5 working days of the documentation and payment being received. 

  • proof of Southend address
  • passport-size quality photograph
  • proof of age
  • if applicable recent proof (no older than three months) of a receipt of one of the following: ESA, jobseekers allowance (ES40), Universal Credit, housing benefit, working tax credit, income support, council tax reduction, severe disablement allowance, disability working/living allowance, PIP, invalid care allowance or Pension Credit Guarantee Credit.
  • proof of student status (over 16 in full-time education) if applicable.
Customer Service Centre
Ground Floor
Civic Centre
Victoria Avenue
Southend-on-Sea
Essex
SS2 6ER

Page last updated: 11/09/2017