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.

11. Prove you are eligible and apply

Where do I get an application form?

You can either:

I would also like a guidance form where can I get these?

Please download the appropriate form below, if you need a printed version please call our information centre on 0300 33 09 471 (local rate – lines are open Monday to Friday 9 am to 4 pm) and they will post one to you.

  1. Blind or partially sighted (Category A)
  2. Profoundly or severely deaf (Category B)
  3. Without speech (Category C)
  4. Walking disabilty (Category D)
  5. Does not have arms or has long term loss of the use of both arms (Category E)
  6. Learning disability (Category F)
  7. Refusal of driving licence/unable to drive due to medical reasons (Category G)

I have everything ready how do I apply?

All your documentation should be sent to East Sussex Bus Pass, PO Box 212, Waterlooville, PO7 6ZN.

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