Free Swimming for Under 16s and Over 60s

Children under 16 and adults over 60+ swim for free at activeNewham leisure centres.

To get your free swim membership, please visit your local leisure centre and:

Children under 16

  • Must bring ID (birth certificate or passport)
  • Parent's proof of address

Over 60s

  • Must bring 60+ Oyster card
  • Proof of address

All proof needs to be a physical copy. 

Please visit this site for more information on the proof documentation required:

Carers swim for free when they accompany the person they are caring for. 

Service access criteria: Must be a resident of Newham aged 60+ or under 16
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