Apply for a Child concession online

Apply for, or renew a child concession, by filling out our online application form below.

Children using Green Snapper cards, or those who have a combined Snapper and Student ID card, do not need to apply for a child concession.

To be eligible for a child concession, Metlink’s requirements are as follows:

  • Passengers must be aged between 5 and 15. Please note under 5’s travel free on all Metlink services.
  • Passengers aged 16+ must be enrolled in secondary school to continue to receive the child discount fare.

If your Snapper card isn’t registered  you will need to either create a new account and register the card, or register your card to an existing account.

To complete the following form you must include:

  • Your 16-digit Snapper card number (you can find this on the back of your Snapper card)
  • The email address your Snapper card is registered to
  • Proof of enrolment:
    • A scanned copy of a valid School ID OR
    • A copy of a letter of enrolment including your name and date of birth for the relevant school year OR
    • A copy of your current timetable displaying your name and date of birth for the relevant school year


Child concession application form

Apply for a child concession
  • e.g. 1010 0000 1234 4567
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 16 MB.
      You must provide proof of enrolment – i.e. a scan of your current school ID or a letter from your school confirming you are enrolled at school for the current year. This must be provided in a .pdf format. If you are unable to provide a PDF format please see how to directly email us below.