Below you will find links to various documents which may be useful in your Scouting, note some are in .pdf format which requires Adobe Acrobat to open, and some are in word formats.

Nights Away

Nights Away Factsheet

Nights Away Kit List 2

Nights Away Permit application

Nights Away Permit application

Nights Away Permit Assesment


FORMNAN 2017 (Word)   FORMNAN 2017  (pdf)

In Touch


A list of the equipment, camping and otherwise, owned by the District can be found below. This equipment is available for borrowing free of charge. If you want more information or to arrange to borrow some items then please contact David Growden – or 01450 880621.
It should be noted that equipment must be returned in the condition in which it was borrowed ie clean and dry, unless agreed otherwise with David, and that all damages must be made good or paid for by the borrowing Group
Borders camping equipment 2014 for website
Recommended Explorer Unit Start Pack
Recommended Scout Troop Starter Pack
International Funding
The District operates an International Fund, to which groups and individuals undertaking international experiences as part of their Scouting are encouraged to apply.
International Funding Application Form v001
International Funding Application Form v001
Membership Forms
All young people joining the Scout Association must complete a Young Person Information Form.
 young person form V3 – print friendly
 Steps to Full appointment v3
 Adult Information Form
Casual Helper Form (Scotland)
At a Glance
Travel Claim For Training
Borders District offer a £5 grant towards the cost of mandatory training events being held outwith the District. In order to claim, please complete the attached form.
Travel claim for Training