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I need to travel to visit a shop on the mainland to buy items I cannot purchase on the island. Will you allow me to travel?


We would ask that you look at other options to obtain these items - contact local shops, local couriers or shops on the mainland to assist you with these requirements. If you have exhausted all options to purchase these items then you will be able to travel.

When permitted to travel, we would ask that you do not travel back and forward regularly to the mainland shops. We ask for your understanding when our staff are asking for you to evidence your reason for travel during this time.

Please note in line with Scottish Government guidance around social distancing, in order to make sure we are able to manage this safely on board our vessels, the number of vehicles and foot passengers will be restricted on sailings and this will be managed on a first come, first served basis.

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