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What rewards can you earn?

BetterPoints Sunderland is all about inspiring healthy journeys. You can earn local rewards by recording healthy and environmentally friendly travel with the BetterPoints app. Download it via the buttons or QR code below and register to start earning rewards today - everyone who lives, works or studies in Sunderland can take part.*

Sign Up and Get Started 

Earn 250 BetterPoints just for downloading the app and taking our short baseline survey. This will unlock your rewards.

Active Travel

Earn 1 point per minute that you run, ride, walk or wheel within the city limits, up to 60 minutes every day.

Sustainable Travel

Take the bus, train or Metro 1 mile or more and earn 20 BetterPoints per journey, up to 4 per day.

Ditch the Car Star

Every month we'll invite participants to share their story. The best will be rewarded with 25,000 BetterPoints and shared to inspire others to make healthier journeys.

The BetterPoints you earn or win can be exchanged in for Sunderland Gift Cards, donated to St Benedict's Hospice or Grace House, or spent at participating local retailers.**

These are just the core rewards, which will be supplemented with regular boosted BetterPoints and BetterTicket prize draw entries. Coming up:

🚄 TravelWise Week from 16-22 September: win a European city break

🥾 #Walktober: earn boosted BetterPoints for walking and wheeling

🎁 Daily draws for Sheffield Gift Cards in November

🎄 Christmas Countdown with daily BetterPoints prizes in December

👀 Look out for surprise rewards and events!

Download the free BetterPoints app via the buttons or QR below to start earning rewards today:

*You will automatically be entered into the challenge if you register with a Sunderland postcode; if you commute in for work or study, please contact us for a referral code.

**If you would like to list vouchers for your business in the BetterPoints app, please write to customercare@betterpoints.uk with BetterPoints Sunderland in the subject line.


Change the way you travel around Sunderland and earn rewards.

Mobile phone with betterpoints app.