Discounts for older residents

There are various ways in which you can get financial support if you're an older resident:

Garden and waste

What you get: Collection of 240 litres wheeled Green Waste Bin 
Who can get it: Over 75's

6 month subscription

This contract runs from March to September 2018:

Cost £30 (over-75 concessions £22.50)

12 month subscription

This contract runs from September 2017 to August 2018:

Cost £60 (over-75 concession £45)

 

What you get: Bulky household waste (up to 5 items)
Who can get it: Over 60's
Full price: £56 (each additional item £6.30)
Discounted price: £19 (each additional item £5.30)

 


What you get: Fridge or freezer collection
Who can get it: Over 60's
Full price: £50 
Discounted price: £18 

 

What you get: Annual allotment rent (per 25sq metres)
Who can get it: Over 60's
Full price: £17 
Discounted price: £8.40

 

Sports and leisure

What you get: Leisure Membership subscription
Who can get it: Over 60's
Full price: Various
Discounted price: Various

 

What you get: Swimming
Who can get it: Over 60's
Full price: £4.70 
Discounted price: £2.10

 

What you get: Hydrotherapy pool session
Who can get it: Over 60's
Full price: £8
Discounted price: £4

 

Transport 

What you get: Parking 
Who can get it: Over 75's
Full price: Varies
Discounted price: 30 minutes free with Richmond Card plus 20% discount

 

What you get: London Taxicard
Who can get it: People who find it difficult to use public transport due to limited mobility
Full price: £8.30 - £10.80 depending on day and time
Discounted price: £2.50 plus any journey amount above £10.80

 

 

 

Home

What you get: TV licence
Who can get it: Over 75's
Full price: £147 for a colour TV
Discounted price: FREE

 

 

Health

What you get: NHS sight test or optical voucher
Who can get it: Over 60's
Full price: Varies
Discounted price: FREE