If you are aged between 11 and 25 (inclusive) you can apply for a free Young Scot National Entitlement Card.

You can use your Young Scot Card for:

Applying for a Young Scot Card

School Pupils

Each High School in the Falkirk area is responsible for processing their own pupil’s Young Scot National Entitlement Cards. Please contact your school office to find out more information about applying for your first card, replacement cards and photo updates.

Applying for a Young Scot NEC (Outwith High School)

To request an application form, contact Young Scot Falkirk by calling 01324 506607 or e-mailing youngscot@falkirk.gov.uk (Please include postal address when e-mailing).

You can also collect an application form at any of our verification centres listed below.

Once you have the application form and have filled in all required sections, you will then have to take your application form, passport style photograph, proof of age and proof of address to one of the verification centres listed below. If you cannot provide photographic ID for proof of address or age, you are required to provide a photo referee. Please see list of approved identifications, photo referees and verification centres.

Young Scot Card - How to Apply

Replacement Cards

If you require a replacement card, contact Young Scot Falkirk by calling 01324 506607 or e-mailing youngscot@falkirk.gov.uk.

If you are contacting us by e-mail, please include your full name, date of birth and current address as these are required for us to process the card as quick as possible.

Photograph Update

Photograph updates can be done through e-mail or in-person at our verification centres. Your new photograph must resemble a passport photo; Passport Photo Guidelines.

When updating by e-mail, we are required to see proof of identification. Please include a photo or scanned copy of any of the approved identification listed in the document above.

You can update in-person by taking a printed photograph to a verification centre who will then send the photograph and details to the main processing office in Falkirk for Young Scot Cards.

Verification Centres

Before attending your desired centre, please call to confirm times that they can deal with Young Scot enquiries.

C/C+1 Concessionary Travel Cards

If you are entitled to a Young Scot National Entitlement Card with concessionary travel benefits, please contact the Falkirk Library on 01324 503605. The opening hours to apply are Tuesday 10am - 4pm and Thursday 10am - 7pm.

For further information on what your Young Scot Card National Entitlement Card offers you, the Young Scot website has a full list of discounts, benefits and rewards available for cardholders to use all across Scotland.

Contact us

Young Scot Falkirk
2 Inchyra Road