Applying for Your Young Scot National Entitlement Card in Dumfries & Galloway
There are several ways to apply for a Young Scot National Entitlement Card (Young Scot NEC):
- Online at getyournec.scot. You can find out more information about the applications process on the getyournec.scot website.
- Directly via your local council team. You can contact Dumfries and Galloway Council by phone on 030 33 33 3000 or by email at Contact@dumgal.gov.uk.
For more information, please visit the Dumfries and Galloway Council website.
If you are 11-15 years old and applying for free bus travel, a parent or guardian will need to apply on your behalf. If you are 16-21 years old you can apply for free bus travel yourself.
For more information about the Young Persons’ (Under 22s) Free Bus Travel Scheme, please visit freebus.scot.
Oasis Youth Centre
Oasis Youth Centre is an accessible, safe and inclusive space for all young people living in and around Dumfries aged…
Find services from a list of organisations and opportunities across Dumfries and Galloway
Youth Beatz – The Toon
Find out what’s on in your local area.
Mental Health Support
Find mental health support in your local community or school.
10,000 Voices of Action
10,000 Voices in Action is a project focused on enabling young people to use their voices and decide who receives…
Blether Live Chat
We are here to chat about anything that is on your mind or bothering you, 7 days a week.
Dumfries and Galloway’s youth work service
Youth Enquiry Service
Dumfries & Galloway’s Youth Information and Support Hub.
OPPORTUNITY: Tell Your Story in Our 'Meet a Young Scot' Feature
Tell your story on our Instagram page in our weekly spotlight, ‘Meet a Young Scot’, plus earn 100 Young Scot…
Dnisi Stranraer – 10% off food and drink
Future Driving School – £2 Off Driving Lessons
Knox Sports – 10% off Sports Clothing & Equipment
Ivy Leaf Chicken Bar – 20% off Lunch
Blackburns Hair Salon – 20% off
Gemrock Museum – 2 for 1 entry
Simpson and Bakers – 20% off
G.P. Electric – 6% off Electrician Services
McKenzies – Save up to 10% on purchases
Lonsdale Cinemas – Student Rates at Cinema
Theo on... How To Treat Disabled People
Theo explains their journey of becoming disabled during lockdown and the ableism they faced. They also share some insight into…