At this time, new applications for the Fair Pass Transit Discount Program are suspended until further notice, however renewals continue to be processed.

City of Toronto’s Fair Pass Discount Program

The Fair Pass Discount Program is for eligible adult residents receiving Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP), Ontario Works (OW) assistance or a Toronto Child Care Fee Subsidy.

The Fair Pass discount is programmed onto a PRESTO card and cardholders must load funds to access the discounted TTC adult fare or TTC monthly pass.

Additional information:

  • the PRESTO card is not transferable and is intended for the approved Fair Pass discount cardholder only
  • the minimum amount that can be loaded onto your PRESTO card in-person at a Shoppers Drug Mart location or at the TTC Customer Service Centre, is  $0.05. Loading money online can take up to 24 hours for funds to be available to use. PRESTO cards can be loaded at a Fare Vending Machine or Self-Serve Reload Machine at all TTC stations, at all Shoppers Drug Mart locations and at the TTC’s Customer Service Centre above Davisville Station
  • the Fair Pass discount is valid for 12 months from the date of issuance; the funds on the PRESTO card will not expire
  • to check when your Fair Pass discount expires, call 416-338-8888

For eligibility information and full details about Fair Pass visit