Application forms are available as follows:
At your local Social Welfare Office (details of which are listed on the green pages of the phone directory and also on the Department’s website www.welfare.ie/EN/ContactUs/Pages/default.aspx)
At your local Citizens Information Centre.
When you have completed the application form:
The completed application form must be brought to your nearest local Social Welfare Office along with:
A recent passport standard colour photograph and
Evidence of your identity (driving license/passport/any other form of photo id, if available) and
Evidence of address (a recent utility bill, for example electricity/gas/phone/waste charges bill or a bank/building society/credit union statement) and
Current Free Travel Pass
Following processing of your application, your Senior SmartPass card, together with instructions for use, will be posted direct to your home address by post. It may take up to six weeks to process the application.
There is no charge for your first Senior Smartpass card. There may be a charge for replacement cards. Please keep your Senior Smartpass card in a safe place.
Any tickets purchased within Northern Ireland while waiting for your Senior SmartPass are non-refundable.