Sport and leisure

A Barnsley Leisure Card may be able to help you be more active in your local leisure centres.

Apply for a Barnsley Leisure Card

It's easy to apply at Barnsley Premier Leisure, you can call in person at any of the leisure centres listed below.

  • Metrodome Leisure Complex
  • Dearneside Leisure Centre
  • Hoyland Leisure Centre
  • Royston Leisure Centre
  • Dorothy Hyman Sports Centre
  • Hillies Pavilion Golf Course

When collecting your card you will need to take with you:

  • evidence of eligibility

Cards cost £2 and are valid for 1 year.

Who is eligible for a Barnsley Leisure Card?

Categories Proof needed
Receiving Universal Credit Digital payment summary (dated within the last month)
Receiving JSA, incapacity benefit, ESA, PIP, income support, working tax credit, housing or council tax benefit, or carers allowance Benefit notification letter*, housing/council tax notification*, NHS tax credit exemption certificate* or bank statement**
An unemployed adult dependant of the above. Benefit notification letter* showing an increase in benefit for a dependant
A dependant junior of the above (aged 3-15)

Proof of parent or guardians eligibility*

Blue Badge

A disabled adult or junior
(A carer can be included on the card and will be admitted free if the disabled cardholder needs assistance.)
Proof of disability benefit*
Aged 16-17 years or 60+ years Document showing proof of age
A full time student aged 18+ Letter from college, student travel pass, student financial notification
On a training scheme (non-waged) Letter from training agent or tutor
Asylum seeker Application Registration Card (ARC)/Standard Acknowledgement Letter (SAL)
Special groups:
looked after children, care leavers, foster carers and their own children, young carers, youth offending team clients, youth offending team parents or guardians, drug action team clients
Letter from the supporting agency

* Dated within the last 12 months
** Dated within the last 6 months

Where you can use a Barnsley Leisure Card

Juniors with a Barnsley Leisure Card can obtain discounts at all Barnsley Premier Leisure facilities for swimming, MAXx membership and tenpin bowling.

Adults with a Barnsley Leisure Card can obtain discounts at all Barnsley Premier Leisure facilities for swimming, fitness classes, gym, Fitness Flex membership, aquacise, tenpin bowling, badminton, squash and athletics.

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