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Young Scot Western Isles

Young Persons National Entitlement Card

Young people 11-26 years old can use the card for:

Young people 16-18 years old and full-time volunteers (30+hrs per week) aged between 19 and 25 can use the card for:

  • Two free return ferry journeys to the mainland if you live on the island
  • One third off adult single fares on buses all over Scotland.
  • A free Young Person's Railcard, cutting up to one third off train fares.

Who can apply?

  • Young people aged 11-26
  • Full-time volunteers (30+ hours a week) aged between 19 and 25 who have lived in Scotland for at least a year, thereby meeting the criteria for Project Scotland.

Apply For A Western Isles Young Person's NEC

Local and National Discounts 

  • An Lanntair Concessionary rate on selected performances (excluding cinema)
  • Back and Sides : £1 off haircuts
  • Beaton's Garage : 10% on labour rates
  • Blackhouse, Arnol : 10% off entrance fee
  • Callanish Standing Stones & Visitor Centre : 10% off entrance fee & café
  • Carpet World : 10% off all products
  • Chic Hair and Beauty : 10% off Service - not products
  • Lewis Crofters : 10% of shop items
  • HebCelt : 10% off entrance fee
  • Hebridean Homeland Photography : 10% off all products
  • Historic Scotland : 10% off entrance fee
  • Ravenspoint Visitor Centre : 10% off on hostel prices
  • Simpons Supplies Ltd : 10% off tyres & services (oil/fuel/air filter change)
  • Tech Mobile YES : 10% of shop items excluding hardware & Games
  • Coop : 10% off food

More information on discounts available at: (Opens in a new window or downloads a file) (Opens in a new window or downloads a file)


Contact Details

All enquires can be sent to

Erica Clark
Community Learning & Development
Sandwickhill Learning Centre
East Street
Isle of Lewis

Tel: 01851 822743

Young Scot Western Isles