Pay & Play

"Your route to an Active mind in an Active body"


  • Discounts

  • Vouchers

  • Regular newsletters

  • Information on events in your area

Using your Active Card you can also:

  • Borrow up to 20 items for three weeks from your local library

  • Reserve and renew your loans online

  • Hire CDs and DVDs for up to one week for a small charge

  • Get access to e-books and e-magazine

  • Free use of PCs and Internet

  • Use your card to access UWE library

Join Now!

Just download and complete the Joining form below and return it to your nearest Active Leisure Centre or Library.

Please click this link to find your nearest Library

No printer? No problem. Just pop into your local Active Leisure Centre or Active Library; we can complete your joining form and issue you with your Active Card within minutes.

Terms of Holding an Active Card:

By joining the Active Card you consent for us to contact you about the scheme and its partners. This will include information about library requests, overdue items, newsletters and Leisure Centres. Information will be shared with South Gloucestershire Council, Libraries West Consortium and Circadian Trust (who operate the Leisure Centres). We will not pass on your personal details to any third party without your permission unless these have been formally added to the Active Card Partnership. 

The personal details provided by you will be held on a database, and any access to or disclosures of such details is subject to the provisions of the Data Protection act 1998. The information will be accessible by Bath and North East Somerset, Bristol, Borough of Poole, Dorset, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire and Somerset Councils (Libraries West Consortium).  If you wish to view or change your details at any time, please go on line to or ask a member of Active library staff.

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