Young persons' concessionary travel scheme

The Young Persons' Concessionary Travel Scheme provides card holders with access to various travel related discounts.

Eligibility

Transport Scotland have advised the Council that the applicant must qualify under one of the following categories and provide evidence of eligibility with their application as detailed below.

Between 16 and 18 years old (inclusive) and be a Perth & Kinross Council Resident.

Evidence must include a proof of age and proof of address as per the lists below:

Proof of age

  • Birth Certificate
  • Passport
  • Photo Driving Licence
  • Adoption Certificate
  • Marriage Certificate
  • Young Scot or other PASS card

Proof of address

  • Bank or building society statement
  • Photo driving licence
  • Court order  
  • Local council rent card or tenancy agreement
  • Council tax bill  
  • Recent original mortgage statement
  • Recent utility bill 
  • Benefit book, card or original notification
  • Confirmation from an electoral search
  • Evidence from School, College or University

Between 19 and 25 years old (inclusive) in a full time volunteering post and be a Perth & Kinross Council Resident

Evidence required is the same as listed above for proof of age and address plus the proof of volunteering which includes:

  •  Evidence from Project Scotland (membership card)
  •  Evidence from CSV Scotland (registration letter)

Application Form

Returning your completed application form

The scheme requires the identity of applicants to be validated by a Council Officer. Application forms can only be validated by a member of staff at one of the following offices:

Council Office/BuildingAddressTown
Alyth LibraryAirlie StreetAlyth
Auchterarder LibraryChapel WyndAuchterarder
Birnam LibraryStation RoadBirnam
Blairgowrie Library46 Leslie StreetBlairgowrie
Breadalbane Community LibraryBreadalbane Community CampusAberfeldy
Comrie LibraryDrummond StreetComrie
Coupar Angus LibraryTown Hall, Union StreetCoupar Angus
Crieff Area Office32 James SquareCrieff
Loch Leven Community LibraryLoch Leven Community CampusKinross
Perth - A K Bell LibraryYork PlacePerth
Perth - Letham Area OfficeTweedsmuir RoadPerth
Perth - Pullar House35 Kinnoull StreetPerth
Pitlochry Area Office26 Atholl RoadPitlochry
Pitlochry Library26 Atholl RoadPitlochry
Scone LibrarySandy RoadScone
Strathearn Community LibraryPittenzie RoadCrieff

If you have any queries about the Young Persons' Concessionary Travel scheme, please contact Transport Scotland-Young Scot.