Welcome to BDS Scotland!

The Scottish Branch of the British Driving Society

The Scottish Branch is part of the National Society. It promotes driving in Scotland by organising shows, drives and training sessions and assists newcomers to the sport. 

With Scotland divided into four areas, each Area Commissioner will assist drivers, event organisers and is the first point of contact for anyone requiring information about driving


Perth Show currently has no entries for the private driving classes the entries close July 17th at midnight please get your entry in, if we don't support the show we will lose the classes!

Royal Highland
Results are now available to view

Entry and schedule for the BDS Grampian Show to be held at Braeside Croft, Durno on Sunday 21st July 2024 are available. 

The entry form and schedule are available to download for the BDS Scottish Show to be held at Border Union Show on Saturday 27th July 2024

D & G Area Show to be held at Barstobrick on Sunday 11th August 2024  The entry form and schedule are available to download.

driver's diary

Central Area 
    August 3rd 2024 Perth Show

Dumfries & Galloway Area
    August 11th 2024 Area Show, Barstobrick

Grampian Area
July 21st 2024 BDS Grampian Show, Braeside Croft, Durno , Inverurie

Lothian & Borders Area   
July 27th BDS Scottish Show, Border Union
October 26th 2024 End of Season Lunch & AGM, Mercure Hotel, Livingston

West Area