In order for us to process you as a volunteer, please complete the below form. We will endeavour to process all applications within 5 working days.

Volunteering - Full application form

  • Thank you for your interest in volunteering with us! Your support is so important, and it’s only through the efforts of our fantastic volunteers that we are able to make a real difference to the lives of veterans, those still serving and their families in need in Scotland. Please help us to process your application as quickly as possible by providing as much information as you can. Please note that we are unable to place volunteers who are under 14 due to legal restrictions. Those aged 14-17 should ask a parent or guardian to complete the application form on their behalf who will act as their main contact.
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  • Your references

    Please give details of two people who can comment on your suitability to volunteer with Poppyscotland. If you have worked in the last five years, one of these should be your employer. If not, please give details of people who know you well and are not family members. We contact references for all lead volunteers and 20% of our collectors as part of our volunteer registration process.
  • At Poppyscotland we take your privacy seriously and we will only use the information you have provided on this form to communicate with you in relation to volunteering with us. We will not share your data and promise to keep your personal information safe and secure. If your application is successful, we will hold your personal data for duration of your time as a volunteer and 36 months beyond retirement OR until you withdraw your consent. If you would like to withdraw your consent for the processing of your personal information please contact For full details of our Privacy Policy, please visit A Hard copy is available by contacting or 0131 550 1597. I understand that any offer of volunteering with Poppyscotland may be subject to satisfactory references, and is binding in honour only. I declare that, to the best of my knowledge, the information I have given is correct, true and complete. Any false information will disqualify my application.