Young Scot National Entitlement Card

The Young Scot National Entitlement Card (NEC) is free of charge to 11-to-26-year-olds living in Scotland. Use it for money off the things you love, exclusive Rewards, Proof-of-Age and much more. Simply click on your local authority below to apply for a new or replacement card, or update your photo.

You can use your Young Scot NEC for...

We are aware of an issue with the PASS hologram on some young people’s Young Scot National Entitlement Cards. We are working with suppliers to resolve this issue. In the meantime, young people can still access all other discounts and entitlements using their card, including the Young Persons’ (Under 22s) Free Bus Travel scheme. We’d recommend that you do not apply for a replacement card at this time but please keep checking our website for further updates.

Young Persons' (Under 22s) Free Bus Travel  

Young people who are 5-21 years old living in Scotland can apply to access free bus travel using their Young Scot National Entitlement Card (NEC).

How to apply for free bus travel using your Young Scot NEC.

Young Scot NEC: Frequently Asked Questions