Bus Passes for Older and Disabled Persons Information from Essex County Council on applying for, renewing and replacing a lost or stolen older persons or disabled persons bus pass. Senior Railcards Information on how residents aged 60+ can apply for a discounted senior railcard. BITE card - Proof of age card for young people aged 11+ Essex County Council's proof of age card for young people aged 11+. It helps young people prove their age on buses so they get the reduced fare they're entitled to. It also acts as proof of age when buying age-restricted goods and doubles as a library card.