7 Benefits of Your Young Scot card in Health
Got a Young Scot card and unsure what you can use it for in North Ayrshire, and beyond? We've got a whole list of ways you can make the most of the benefits it brings, both in and out of school!
1. Proof of Age
The Young Scot card is part of the accredited national proof of age card shame PASS.
You could use your Young Scot card as proof of age when buying age restricted goods, to prove you can still get a child fare on the bus or, if you're over 18, in some pubs and other establishments that accept PASS hologram cards.
If you have had your Young Scot card refused for concessionary travel on Scotland's transport network, a discount in a store or when using at a leisure centre please fill out this form to let us know.
Your Young Scot card gives you access to discounts in loads of fab places! What's even better is your Young Scot card is valid until you're 26, so you can get these discounts well after you leave school too! Some of our discounts include two hours for the price of one with Arnold Clark dual control cars, 5% off holiday bookings at Fraser Travel Ltd and 10% off your food shop at the Co-op Food!
If there is somewhere where you live that you'd love to see give a Young Scot discount, let us know by filling out this short survey.
3. Travel discounts
If you're aged 16, 17 or 18 you can get a third off of single and most return train fares as well as 50% off of weekly or monthly season tickets.
On the bus you can also enjoy a third off of your single fares. Perfect if you pay for the bus to school!
For full information please see the Transport Scotland website.
Young Scot Rewards connects you to loads of amazing opportunities; to learn, share your opinions and get involved online and offline. Collect points for completing fun activities and exchange for some great rewards and opportunities. It's quick and easy to sign up for an account using your Young Scot card.
5. Leisure Facilities
In North Ayrshire your Young Scot card gets you discounts at North Ayrshire Leisure facilities. This includes a 40p discount for adults and a 50p discount for young people when going swimming, and 90p off Ice Skating prices regardless of age.
7. In Europe
Your Young Scot card gets you everything above as well as access to lots of additional discounts throughout Europe, as it doubles as a European Youth Card. Excellent if you are visiting European countries on holiday!
If you would like to apply for your first Young Scot card, or need a replacement, click here for more information.