These regulations were laid in the Scottish Parliament on 23 August 2021, together with accompanying documents and Impact Assessments. Parliament approved the regulations in August 2021 and they came into force on 12 November 2021. The regulations increase the age range for the new National Concessionary Bus Travel Scheme for Young Persons so that it is open to people aged 21 and under. The new scheme is scheduled to start operating for travel for people aged 21 and under on 31 January 2022.
View the National Bus Travel Concession Scheme for Young Persons (Scotland) Amendment Order 2021 and Policy Note.
Supporting documents and impact assessments
View the related regulations approved by Parliament in March 2021 allowing for the introduction of the new National Concessionary Bus Travel Scheme for Young Persons.