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Older Person's NoWcard Application

 

The age at which you become eligible for a English National Concession bus pass is changing. From 6th April 2010, the age of eligibility for concessionary travel for women will be pension age and for men it will be the pensionable age of a woman born on the same day.

 

The state pension age for women is rising by five years over a period of ten years. The age of eligibility will rise incrementally, that is, in stages, between 2010 and 2020. The earliest age for men and women to get bus passes will therefore rise gradually, from 60 on 5 April 2010 to 65 on 5 April 2020.The Government decided that this would be the fairest method, rather than introduce a one-off rise which would leave those currently close to retirement age facing a full five-year delay.

 

The table below shows the date on which you become eligible for a bus pass and the earliest date on which you can apply for your NoWcard, based on your date of birth.

 

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DATE OF BIRTH

DATE ELIGIBLE FOR A NATIONAL CONCESSION BUS PASS

EARLIEST DATE OF APPLICATION

6th October 1950 to 5th November 1950

06 May 2011

22 April 2011

6th November 1950 to 5th December 1950

06 July 2011

22 June 2011

6th December 1950 to 5th January 1951

06 September 2011

23 August 2011

6th January 1951 to 5th February 1951

06 November 2011

23 October 2011

6th February 1951 to 5th March 1951

06 January 2012

23 December 2011

6th March 1951 to 5th April 1951

06 March 2012

21 February 2012

6th April 1951 to 5th May 1951

06 May 2012

22 April 2012

6th May 1951 to 5th June 1951

06 July 2012

22 June 2012

6th June 1951 to 5th July 1951

06 September 2012

23 August 2012

6th July 1951 to 5th August 1951

06 November 2012

23 October 2012

6th August 1951 to 5th September 1951

06 January 2013

23 December 2012

6th September 1951 to 5th October 1951

06 March 2013

20 February 2013

6th October 1951 to 5th November 1951

06 May 2013

22 April 2013

6th November 1951 to 5th December 1951

06 July 2013

22 June 2013

6th December 1951 to 5th January 1952

06 September 2013

23 August 2013

6th January 1952 to 5th February 1952

06 November 2013

23 October 2013

6th February 1952 to 5th March 1952

06 January 2014

23 December 2013

6th March 1952 to 5th April 1952

06 March 2014

20 February 2014

6th April 1952 to 5th May 1952

06 May 2014

22 April 2014

6th May 1952 to 5th June 1952

06 July 2014

22 June 2014

6th June 1952 to 5th July 1952

06 September 2014

23 August 2014

6th July 1952 to 5th August 1952

06 November 2014

23 October 2014

6th August 1952 to 5th September 1952

06 January 2015

23 December 2014

6th September 1952 to 5th October 1952

06 March 2015

20 February 2015

6th October 1952 to 5th November 1952

06 May 2015

22 April 2015

6th November 1952 to 5th December 1952

06 July 2015

22 June 2015

6th December 1952 to 5th January 1953

06 September 2015

23 August 2015

6th January 1953 to 5th February 1953

06 November 2015

23 October 2015

6th February 1953 to 5th March 1953

06 January 2016

23 December 2015

6th March 1953 to 5th April 1953

06 March 2016

21 February 2016

6th April 1953 to 5th May 1953

06 July 2016

22 June 2016

6th May 1953 to 5th June 1953

06 November 2016

23 October 2016

6th June 1953 to 5th July 1953

06 March 2017
20 February 2017

6th July 1953 to 5th August 1953

06 July 2017
22 June 2017

6th August 1953 to 5th September 1953

06 November 2017
23 October 2017

6th September 1953 to 5th October 1953

06 March 2018
21 Februaray 2018

6th October 1953 to 5th November 1953

06 July 2018
22 June 2018

6th November 1953 to 5th December 1953

06 November 2018
23 October 2018

6th December 1953 to 5th January 1954

06 March 2019
21 February 2019

6th January 1954 to 5th February 1954

06 May 2019
22 April 2019

6th February 1954 to 5th March 1954

06 July 2019
22 June 2019

6th March 1954 to 5th April 1954

06 September 2019
23 August 2019

6th April 1954 to 5th May 1954

06 November 2019
23 October 2019

6th May 1954 to 5th June 1954

06 January 2020
23 December 2019

6th June 1954 to 5th July 1954

06 March 2020
21 February 2020

6th July 1954 to 5th August 1954

06 May 2020
22 April 2020

6th August 1954 to 5th September 1954

06 July 2020
22 June 2020

6th September 1954 to 5th October 1954

06 Spetember 2020
23 August 2020

6th October 1954 to 5th April 1968

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