Get a leisure pass

Access to Midlothian card

This offers lower rates for:

  • Council leisure centres
  • Swimming pools
  • Tennis courts
  • Bowling greens
  • Putting greens
  • Floodlit all-weather sport areas
  • Golf course at Vogrie Country Park

Cost

  • If your receive benefits, all new cards cost £4.50
  • 6 month card: £70.80
  • 12 month card: £120.45
  • Renewal and replacement cards: £4.50

Who can use it?

No charge for activities

  • Disabled - depending on benefits received
  • People with learning disabilities - depending on benefits received
  • Talented Sports Performers and Coaches (must meet certain criteria)

Concessionary rates for activities

  • Disabled (resident outwith Midlothian)
  • Aged 60 years and over 
  • Aged 60 years and over (resident outwith Midlothian)
  • Individuals on Income Support
  • Unemployed/Job Seekers
  • People receiving Incapacity Benefit
  • People receiving Working Tax Credit
  • War widows
  • Full Time Students/student nurses
  • Carers receiving benefit
  • Anyone (including residents outwith Midlothian) who buys a 6 or 12 month card.

Above rates apply to Midlothian residents unless stated.

How to apply

Print and complete the application form, and take one passport sized photograph to your nearest leisure centre. The centre will give you your card.

Access to Midlothian application form (PDF)

For a free or concessionary access card, you will need proof of entitlement as listed on the form.

The Access to Midlothian Card can be valid from 3 months to 5 years from the date of issue (depending on the category of card for an individual). However you can buy cards valid for 6 or 12 months if you do not qualify because of age or benefits received.