Armed Forces, NHS & Public Service Discounts

At Ideaz we like to play our part in rewarding the hard work conducted by service personnel. Its with our great pleasure that we have decided to expand our initiative rewarding NHS staff with a 5% discount to the Armed Forces, Police, Fire Services and many more.

Continue reading to discover who is eligible to benefit from our 5% discount and what is required to do so.

What is the discount?

Ideaz are offering a 5% discount on all products to those who meet the criteria outlined below.

The discount is applicable to all products, however discount cannot be applied to delivery prices.

Where can I benefit from the discount?

The discount can be gained from purchases directly at our balloon shop or over the phone for collections/deliveries.

For phone orders please mention the discount at the time of ordering and quote the relevant identification number.

How do I prove eligibility?

The following are accepted as forms of identification;

Defence Discount Card


Defence Discount Card is available to;

Serving Armed Forces, Reserve Forces, Spouses/Partners of serving personnel, Forces Veterans, MOD Civil Servants, Bereaved Family Members, War/Service Widow(er)s, Cadet Forces (over 16) & NATO Personnel in the UK.

If you qualify but don’t have a Defence Discount Card, please register for free here.

Blue Light Discount Card


Blue Light Card is available to;

4×4 Response, Ambulance Service, Army, Blood Bikes, Cave Rescue, Emergency Response Unit, Fire Service, First Responders, Highways Agency, HM Coastguard, HM Prison Service, Independent Lifeboats, Lowland Search and Rescue, Lowland Search and Rescue, Marines, MOD Civil Servant, MOD Fire Service, MOD Police, Mountain Rescue, Navy, NHS, Police, RAF, Red Cross, RNLI, Search and Rescue, Second Line Responders, St Andrews Ambulance St John Ambulance, UK Border Agency, and Veterans.

If you qualify but don’t have a Blue Light Discount Card, register for free here.

NHS ID Badge / Staff Discount Card


Please bring your NHS badge or appropriate identification to qualify for the 5% discount.

Queries or questions relating to our Public Services discount

For all queries relating to our discount, please contact Ideaz directly on 01274 615015. Alternatively please submit our contact form.