Family Cash:
Financial information for UK families

Familycash provides advice on tax credits, benefits, saving money, obtaining bargains and discounts, investing for your children and accessing cheap education

Discounts for young people

If you are young and living in England, Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland, schemes are available to provide cheap travel, leisure and entertainment
What cheap travel is available for young people?

School pupils can receive help with travel costs to and from school. As a young person you may also be able to take advantage of the following:

Can I receive discounts abroad as a young person?

If you are not a full-time student you can apply for an International Youth Travel Card. This enables you to receive the same discounts and benefits as an International Student Identity Card. To be eligible for this card you need to be under the age of 26. The card is valid for 12 months and costs around £12.

Are there any other discounts available for young people?

If you are a student other discount schemes are available to help you to save money. Also, you may be able to receive discounts in cinemas, theatres, sports centres and some shops if you are able to provide proof of your age. When applying for a proof of age card, make sure that it contains the Proof of Age Standards (PASS) logo.