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Apply online

If you have photographic ID then visit getyournec.scot to:

  • submit a new card application
  • request a replacement card
  • request an update to your address or photo
  • add free bus travel (under 22s only)

If you apply for a card via getyournec.scot you will be able to log in and self-serve for the following:

  • check the status of an application (submitted, accepted or rejected)
  • send queries or issues to their Helpdesk regarding your application

If you do not have photographic ID then you can apply online via your local council for each of the National Entitlement Card (NEC) types below.

For a young persons' card the quickest and easiest way to apply is via your child's school. Further information on this application route can be found on the school app.

Card types

Example of a Young Scot Card
A free Young Scot Card for all 11-25 year olds who live in Scotland
Example of a National Entitlement Card for older people
Scotland-wide free bus travel for over 60s and local concessions on the train and subway
National Entitlement Card for Junior Disabled Companion
Scotland-wide free bus travel for disabled people and local concessions on the train and subway

Terms and conditions

Visit the National Entitlement Card website for all NEC terms and conditions.

Privacy policy

Visit the National Entitlement Card website for NEC privacy policy details. 

Contact Information

 

National Entitlement Card