How to Apply for a Halfords Trade Card

There are two ways to apply for a Halfords Trade Card. You can apply online by visiting our Trade Card Hub here, or you can apply in any Halfords store. You’ll need to provide photographic identification with your application as well as one or more forms of the following evidence to prove your membership of an eligible trade:

  • Payslip from employer
  • Copy of City & Guilds or NVQ qualification
  • College enrolment certificate
  • Business card or letterhead
  • Local newspaper ad
  • Local phone directory entry

To see a list of eligible trades, click on 'What is Halfords Trade Card?' above.

Trade Card Online

You can also register your Trade Card online to be able to see trade prices as well as ordering to collect in store and receiving invoices by email.

Step 1: Register and apply online
Register for an account at If you’ve already got an account, you can sign in to your existing one and use this. Next, apply for your Trade Card online by filling in your details.

Step 2: Pick up your card in store
Once you’ve applied online, head to your local store with your proof of trade. They’ll give you your Trade Card!

Step 3: Activate your card
Add your Trade Card number to your account at Then, you’ll be able to see trade prices including and excluding VAT online! You’ll also receive invoices for trade purchases.

To get started, head over to our Trade Card page!

Part of a group of 20 technicians or more?

If you work in a garage/motor vehicle workshop and you and your colleagues meet the qualifying criteria above then you can arrange a visit from a trade manager who will issue your cards. Please only use this voicemail number for a workshop visit of 20+ technicians. Unfortunately we're unable to respond to any other enquiries via this messaging service.

Simply call 01527 513384 and leave a message - you'll then be contacted within 10 working days to discuss a suitable time for us to come and visit you.