Applying for Your Young Scot National Entitlement Card in Orkney
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 application process on the getyournec.scot website.
- Directly via your local council team. You can contact Orkney Islands Council by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, please visit the Orkney Islands 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.
Orkney Services to Support Youth Loneliness – Stromness Academy
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Orkney Services to Support Youth Loneliness – Stromness Drop in
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Orkney Services to Support Youth Loneliness – Youth Cafe
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Orkney’s Local Action Group for Youth Loneliness
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Growing Up In Orkney Website
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Orkney Youth Forum on Twitter
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Orkney CLD on Twitter
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Orkney CLD on Facebook
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Orkney Local Services for young people - Including Lockdown Information
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