North East Derbyshire area Gold Card application

How to apply for a Gold Card if you live in North East Derbyshire.

Applying in person

If you live in North East Derbyshire you can apply in person with your own photograph by visiting your local council office at the following times:


Council House, Saltergate - Mon to Thurs 8.30am to 5pm and Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm.

Dronfield Sports Centre

Civic Centre, Dronfield - Mon to Fri 8.30am to 5pm and Saturday 9am to 1pm.

Area Housing Offices:

Clay Cross

Market Street - Mon to Fri 9am to 4pm. Closes 2pm on Wednesdays.


Gosber Street - Mon to Fri 9am to 4pm. Closes 2pm on Wednesdays.


Stanley Street - Mon to Fri 9am to 4pm. Closed on Wednesdays.

North Wingfield Resource Centre

Whiteleas Avenue - Mon to Fri 9am to 4pm. Closes 2pm on Wednesdays.

Free photography sessions

You can have your photograph taken for free if you visit the Council House in Chesterfield anytime during normal opening hours.

No appointment is needed.

Applying at a post office

You can also apply in person with your own photograph at the following post offices:

Arkwright, Ashover, Barlow, Calow, Clay Cross, Dronfield, Dronfield Woodhouse, Eckington (Southgate and West Street), Egstow, Grassmoor, Heath, Hepthorne Lane, Holmewood, Holmgate, Holymoorside, Killamarsh (Rotherham Road and Bridge Street), Marsh Lane, Morton, North Wingfield (The Green), Pilsley, Renishaw, Shirland, Stonebroom, Swathwick, Tupton, Unstone, Wingerworth.

Please remember that you will need to bring along a completed application form, a passport-sized photograph and your proof documents.

When you apply you will be told how long your card will take, and whether it will be posted to you or when it will be available to collect.

Applying by post

You can also apply for a Gold Card by sending your completed application form (which you can download from the related documents section) with photocopies of your proof documents and a passport size photograph to:

Gold Card
North East Derbyshire District Council
Council House
S40 1LF

Related documents

The following document is in Portable Document Format (PDF). You can download software to view PDF documents for free from the Adobe website (opens in a new window)

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