Earn rewards for your active and sustainable travel
'Move for Change' is a rewards programme for ditching the car and making more active and sustainable travel choices in Brighton & Hove.
It runs from 1st Feb 2021 to 31st Jan 2022. During that time residents and commuters to Brighton & Hove can download the free BetterPoints app, track sustainable and active journeys to earn BetterPoints, and BetterTickets to win prizes.
BetterPoints can then be redeemed for a whole host of retail vouchers or donated to charities.
How do I take part?
Click below to download the BetterPoints app.
Watch a short video here to get you started or follow these instructions:
1. Download the BetterPoints app from the App Store or the Google Play Store.
2. Tap “Join Now” in the app, and fill out the registration form.
3. There will be a welcome message in your timeline in the app inviting you to join the challenges available to you including 'Move for Change'.
4. Complete your baseline survey from the message in your timeline to unlock your activity rewards.
5.Tap the Play ▶ button in the top right corner of the app to track your activities via Automatic (always on) or Manual Tracking (when you want to track a specific activity).
6. Start earning BetterPoints and BetterTickets!
What rewards can you earn?
Sign up and Get Started Survey
Kick off your rewards to earn 250 BetterPoints for answering some short questions about your activity levels and travel habits.
Once you've taken the survey these are the rewards available to you:
Walk, Run or Cycle to earn 1 BetterPoint per minute, up to 40 minutes per day for your active travel around Brighton & Hove.
Take the Bus or Train to earn 1 BetterPoint per minute, up to 40 minutes per day for your sustainable travel around Brighton & Hove and further afield, including Worthing, Eastbourne and Haywards Heath.
Weekly Prize Draw
Each week we are giving away:
- 2 x 5,000 BetterPoints
- 4 x 2,500 BetterPoints
- 5 x 1,000 BetterPoints
Earn 1 BetterTicket for the weekly prize draw for every journey over a mile that you take by bus or train in Brighton & Hove and 1 BetterTicket for every 10 minutes of walking, cycling and running (up to 6 tickets per day).
Ditch the Car Star Survey
Share your active travel and behaviour change story of how you start your day (walk your commute or incorporate being active into your day) and you could win 10,000 BetterPoints.
Spread the Word Prize Draw
Tell your friends, family, neighbours and colleagues all about the challenge. 'Refer a Friend' in your app menu to earn 10 BetterTickets into our prize draw. We'll be giving away 10 lots of 1,000 BetterPoints each month.
Plus earn bonus BetterTickets for making habits stick and travelling on certain routes in the area during the year. We will keep you updated when these rewards launch.
How can you redeem or donate your BetterPoints?
BetterPoints are redeemable for great local discounts and high street shopping vouchers. Alternatively, you can donate your points to charity or even use them to support local schools, clubs or community organisations - just let us know who you want to support by contacting email@example.com or via 'help' in the app menu.
Want to know more about the BetterPoints app and how it works? - Visit our FAQ's page
Please ensure you are following current Government guidance on exercise, public transport and travel in your area during the Covid-19 pandemic