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The Card

'The Card' can offer significant savings on leisure activities (up to 10%) across Leicester.


  • The Card is issued FREE OF CHARGE to all Leicester City residents.

  • The Card is issued FREE OF CHARGE to all juniors (under 18) across the city and county.

  • The Card costs £5 to all adults outside the City boundaries.


Once you have received your card, this will also allow you preferential sports bookings, subject to availability. You can also benefit from our online booking service by requesting a login and pin number from one of our Sports and Leisure Centre's.

What do I need to do to get The Card? 

To get your Card you can visit any Leicester City Council Sports & Leisure Centre. The receptionist will request proof of your age (if under 18) and address. During peak and busy periods The Card may not be issued immediately but will be available for collection on your next visit.


You can also get the Card by completing and submitting an application form. Please allow 7 working days for administrative operations and then visit any Leicester City Council Sports & Leisure Centre, bringing with you the necessary proof documents, reference number and a Card will be issued to you.


If you are entitled to benefit payments you can apply for 'The Card Plus '


See also:  List of Leicester City Council’s Sports and Leisure Centres.


The Card
The Card