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The Fit and Active Barnet (FAB) Card is a free annual membership available to Barnet residents, providing access to a range of benefits (click here to read the benefits) across all five Barnet Leisure Centres and community activities. Follow the steps below to sign up online to your free FAB Card, alternatively you can visit one of the five Barnet Leisure Centres across the borough and sign up in person.

FAB Card Registration

Step 1

Select the FAB Card category that applies to you (Eligibility Criteria available for more info). Please note that you will need to select a Barnet leisure centre on registration, however once registered, your FAB Card can be used across all Barnet leisure centres and in community activities where accepted. Click here for a list of FAB benefits.



Eligibility Criteria

FAB Adult

Over 16

Barnet Resident

FAB Junior


FAB Adult Concession*

Over 16

Barnet Resident receiving one of the following: Income Support, Housing Benefit, Council Tax Benefit, Working Tax Credit, Severe Disablement Allowance, Senior Citizens (55+ years) or Full Time Students Living or Studying in Barnet.

FAB Junior Concession*


* FAB Card concession offer additional discounts at off-peak times (Mon-Fri 9:00-17:00 and all weekend)


Step 2

Once you have selected your FAB Card category you will then be directed to complete your registration (please note that as Better administer the FAB Card you will be directed to their webpage)

Step 3

During online registration you must provide a unique email address for each individual membership. If you are registering on behalf of a junior without their own email address, you can contact Better’s customer service team who will be able to process the registration without this


Step 4

Once you have completed your FAB Card registration you will shortly receive an email confirming your membership number. This will also contain other useful information in relation to your FAB Card


Step 5

Once you receive your membership number you can visit any Better Leisure Centre in Barnet to collect your FAB card. We also recommend you download the Better App to your smart phone which will assist you in accessing the Better Leisure Centres in addition to a number of other benefits such as centre information, class bookings, fitness tracking, and much more.

To sign up for a FAB Card simply click on the check mark below, under the membership type and centre applicable to you: 

  FAB Adult FAB Junior FAB Adult Concessionary FAB Junior Concessionary  FAB Carers Adult FAB Carers Junior
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