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Carers may to able to go free of Charge to the Cinemas
A CEA card entitles a disabled cinema guest to receive a complimentary ticket for someone to go with them when they visit a participating cinema. Is it a national card scheme developed for UK cinemas by the UK Cinema Association (UKCA).
The Card is also one way for cinemas to make sure they look after their disabled guests. (If you require an adjustment to visit a cinema because of your disability, cinema staff should make them for you whether you have a CEA Card or not.)
How do I get a CEA card
You will need to provide evidence that the card holder receives one of the following:
- Disability Living Allowance (DLA)
- Attendance Allowance (AA)
- Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
- Armed Forces Independence Payment (AFIP)
- Blind Persons Registration
You will need to send a copy of the awarding letter from DWP or a statement confirming receipt of the allowance forthe person requiring assistance (the card holder).
This should be dated within the last 12 months.
Alternatively, if you are a Registered Blind Person then please send a photocopy of certification for the person requiring assistance (the card holder).
Please note that ESA (Employment and Support Allowance) or the Blue Badge on its own are not accepted as proof of eligibility.
To apply, the person requiring assistance must be 8 years of age or older.
Is there a cost and how long does the card last?
The card costs £6 and lasts 1 year.
What local cinema can I use the CEA card.
|Odeon Lee Valley||Picketts Lock Lane, Edmonton, Lee Valley, Greater London, N9 0AS||0871 22 44 007|
|Cineworld Enfield||Southbury Road, Enfield, EN1 1YQ||0871 200 2000|
|VUE Wood Green||Hollywood Green, 180 High Road, Wood Green, London, N22 6EJ|
|Cineworld Wood Green||Shopping City, Wood Green, Wood Green, N22 6LU||0871 220 8000|
|Empire Walthamstow||The Scene, 267 High Street, Walthamstow, E17 7FD|
How you I apply
To apply, you will need:
- Proof of eligibility
- A photo
- Payment of £6.00