If you were born on or before 5th April 1950 or have an eligible disability and your sole or principle home is a London borough, you can apply for a freedom pass to help you travel around London by bus, tube, train, London over ground, docklands light railway and tram.
If you were born on or after 6th April 1950 you need to check when you will become eligible by looking at the freedom pass website.
Changes for 2010:
- Freedom passes issued from 2010 onwards will be valid for 5 years
- Freedom passes have an integrated photograph and are made by a specialised company. They are not available over the counter but are posted to applicants and this may take up to 10 working days
Different types of freedom pass
Lost, stolen or damaged freedom passes
More information about freedom passes is available at www.freedompass.org (opens in new window)
Page last updated: 29/10/2012