Residents Discount Scheme offers

You can apply now for your Accord/ NEC at

The link will take you to an external website called It is a quick and easy way for Aberdeen City residents to apply for or replace a NEC online.

If you cannot apply on-line you will need to do this in person and bring the required proofs with you. You can book an appointment by calling 03000 200 292 (option 5 then option 5).

Due to the current Covid-19 restrictions, appointments to validate Accord (National Entitlement Card) applications are only available in our Customer Service Centre. This is during reduced opening hours between 10.30am and 1pm, Monday to Friday. If you wish to make an appointment to apply in person, please phone 03000 200 292 (option 5 then option 5).

You must take the following items with you when you go to apply for your card:

  • A passport-sized photo
  • Proof of address (like a bank statement)

Once you have your Accord/ NEC, you simply need to show it to obtain your discount.

Aberdeen Snowsports Centre 
Whether you have never set foot on the slopes or want to improve your skiing or snowboarding Aberdeen Snowsports Centre have the right session for you and with 10% discount (when you book a block of 4 club coached sessions) snow sport has never been more affordable!

Dundee Karting
Just the thing for those looking for an adrenaline fuelled adventure. Receive a 10% discount when booking the 'Track Driving Experience' over the phone.

Aberdeen Maritime Museum 
Purchase a regular sized tea/coffee at the discounted price of £1. This offer is available to Accord Card holders from Monday to Friday between 10am and 12 noon and 2pm to 4pm.

Aberdeen Spree Book
Accord Card holders can benefit from £5 off the purchasing price. To take advantage request your unique promo code when ordering.

The Accord Card team has joined forces with Co-wheels car club to bring you Pay As You Go driving. If you don’t own a car but sometimes could do with one or you occasionally could use a second car to transport the whole family, Pay As You Go driving gives you wheels when you need them without the costs of owning a vehicle. No insurance, no petrol, no car tax, no maintenance costs, you only pay for the time you have the car and the mileage you drive.

What’s more, Accord Card holders aged 18 and over that reside in Aberdeen City can now get for FREE Co-Wheels Membership (normally a joining fee of £25 applies) and we’ll also give you £20 driving credit to get you started.

Central Library and community libraries across the city
Up to 50% discount on DVDs, Blu-ray, CDs and language courses. Just show your Accord Card when hiring multimedia items at the Central Library or any of the community libraries. Applies to chargeable loans only.

Sport Aberdeen
10% discount on full adult prices at fitness studios and swimming sessions. Just show your Accord Card when purchasing your session at reception. Excludes flumes, group activities, classes, pre-booked sessions and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or discount. Restrictions may apply.

Discount on selected classes at Citymoves dance agency. Just show your Accord Card if you visit a drop-in session or quote your Accord Card number when booking your class over the phone. 

Aberdeen Science Centre
10% discount at the Science Centre's shop and coffee shop. Just swipe your Accord Card when purchasing goods at the coffee shop or shop.

Beach Ballroom
Discount on selected events. Please see web pages for details.

Adventure Aberdeen
Preferential rates on 50+ programme and adult courses. Just quote your Accord Card number when applying for activities on the telephone or online. Excludes activities and classes funded via the Common Good Fund.

Northern Arts Club
Aberdeen's oldest independent arts club aims to provide enjoyment to anyone with an interest in the arts. 10% discount available on your first year's membership, just quote your Accord Card number when applying. Applies to new members only, restrictions may apply. 

Shirt by Hand
5% discount on your tailor made shirt. Tailor made shirts order in the convenience of your home or anywhere where you have access to the internet. To redeem your discount, just enter the discount code 'accord' at checkout.

If you are a resident of Aberdeen City, you can apply for your Accord Card online. Applying is quick, easy and free and your card is ready for collection two weeks later.

If you need help completing the form online, please call 03000 200 293 for assistance.

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