What you need to apply

Get ready to apply. Click on the sections below to find out more about what you need to apply online or through your local council and make sure you're prepared for your application.

How to apply

How you apply depends on where you live and the age of the young person. Find out more about how to apply and answer the questions to see how you can apply for your, or your child’s, new or replacement National Entitlement Card (NEC) or Young Scot NEC.

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