Applying for a disabled person's bus pass


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  • For current bus timetable changes see the Bus service changes page.
  • Older persons and disabled persons free travel bus passes in East Sussex are now being accepted at all times. This is to assist holders to access food shopping and services.

Does your East Sussex bus pass expire in March 2020?

Please visit our Bus pass renewals and replacements web page for information about bus pass renewals for East Sussex County Council passes.

Have you been told by a bus driver that your bus pass is not working?

Please visit our Bus pass not working page.

7. Does not have arms or has long term loss of the use of both arms (Category E)

A person is eligible for a concessionary bus pass if they do not have arms of if they have the long term loss of use of both arms.

You will be eligible if

  • you have both arms but are unable to use them to carry out day to day tasks,
  • you have a limb reduction deficiency of both arms,
  • you have a bilateral upper limb amputation, or
  • you have a medical condition (muscular dystrophy, spinal cord injury, motor neurone disease or condition of comparable severity) which affects the use of your arms.

For more information download our guidance document

Does not have arms or has long term loss of the use of both arms guidance document (Category E)

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