This is a national card that can be used to verify that the holder is entitled to one free ticket for a person accompanying them to the cinema.
To apply for the card, you will need to meet one or more of the following criteria:
a) Be in receipt of the disability living allowance or attendance allowance.
One off charge of £5 which has to be submitted with proof of DLA/Attendance allowance or registration as a blind Person.
b) Be a registered blind person.
The card is valid for 3 years from the date of issue.
I have a disabled son and have just applied for this today. Hopefully this will help many others like me too!