Nights Away Permit Scheme

The Nights Away Permit Scheme is an internal assessment scheme designed to ensure that all those leading nights away events for young people within Scouting have the skills, experience and personal suitability to do so.

Full details of the Nights Away Permit Scheme are here:

https://members.scouts.org.uk/supportresources/search/?cat=26,358,575

Midlothian’s Administrative Arrangements

Nights Away Form (NAN)

To submit your NAN you can do one of the following: – Remember the deadlines

For all Nights Away experiences all of the information below should be with your District Commissioner (or appointee) SEVEN days before the event (in normal circumstances).

For all Nights Away held at facilities not owned or operated by Scouting, such as public or commercial campsites and youth hostels, the host District Commissioner (Note 1) must also receive a copy of the information, normally this should be FOURTEEN days before the event.