The Citizen’s Card gives you access to the library and free activities. You also need it to sign up at cultural and sports organizations, and you’ll get special rates when you present it.
Sports and cultural activities
The Citizen’s Card is free of charge and must be presented for everyone aged two years or older signing up for swimming classes, among other things. It also entitles you to a citizen’s discount when signing up with various cultural and sports organizations, using the boat launch at Parc Esther-Blondin or buying tickets to shows.
You’ll need to have the card with you to have access to free swimming, skating and activities in gymnasium.
In addition, it enables you to borrow books and other documents at the municipal library.
How to get your card
The card is valid for two years. It is possible to obtain a digital card as well as a printed version.
To obtain the digital card:
- Register to the citizen portal
You will be asked for two different pieces of identification: proof of residence and photo identification.
To obtain the printed card:
- Municipal library
- Recreation and Culture Department
3093 de la Gare, suite B-230
Be sure to bring proof of residence with photo or two proofs without photo (driver’s licence, health insurance card, utility bill, property tax bill, etc.).