Concessionary travel passes. 

From 1st April 2011, Essex County Council (ECC) is issuing bus passes. Information and forms can be obtained by calling ECC on 0845 200 0388, online and can be collected from libraries, council offices and the Parish office (older people and disabled). You can ask questions also by email:

A Senior Railcard can be bought from Railway Stations, and can be bought from The Colchester Tourist Information office in Queen Street, near The Castle at a discount.

Young Person's Reduced Bus Fares

The Bite card is Essex County Council's Proof of Age card for young people aged 11 and above. This can be used to ensure you get your entitlement to child bus fares in the Essex County Council area. To apply see the Essex County Council website.

The BITE+ scheme for Colchester Borough has been discontinued.