Taking place on the 26th & 27th September at the SEC, Glasgow, Independent Living is Scotland’s largest independent living and disability lifestyle event.

Bringing families, friends, carers, communities, healthcare professionals and industry experts together to see and buy the best products available and learn about the latest innovations for the care and lifestyle of people living with a disability.

Register for FREE entry today and discover an incredible array of the latest products and services on the market and get the best advice and ideas from a host of industry experts.

If you are a healthcare professional you can benefit from our CPD accredited seminars from leading industry professionals as well as testing products that will benefit your patients. New for 2018 is the OTAC Arena, the only adaptations and equipment based conference for Occupational Therapists in Scotland.

Independent Living Scotland 2018 – education, inspiration, solutions and much more!


How much does it cost to attend?

This event is FREE for all visitors but you must register for the event. All visitors who have registered in advance will also benefit from FREE PARKING in the SEC car park. Please bring your entry ticket and show to the parking attendants.

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

Independent Living Scotland is open to visitors of all ages. There is no need to register visitors who are under 16 years of age.

What time does the event open?

The event opens from 10am until 4pm each day.

Do I have to bring my ticket to the event?
Yes, you should print your ticket or have it visible on your mobile/tablet – all tickets booked in advance will be scanned on entry.

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

No, each ticket is just for the individual person named on the badge but you can easily register for additional tickets. Please note all attendees must be registered either in advance or on the day.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes, you will be able to update your registration information. When you register you will be provided with a link – simply click on this link to visit the page and amend your details.

If you have further questions not covered here please visit the FAQ page on the show website – http://www.independentlivingscotland.org/faqs

Can I register on the day?

Yes. There will be a registration desk on site if you would prefer to register on the day.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Please visit dedicated travel page at http://www.independentlivingscotland.org/getting-here for travel information. Please note parking at the event is FREE when parking in the SEC car park and registering in advance for the event.

Where can I find out who will be exhibiting at the event?

Please keep up to date with show content and news by visiting the show website www.independentlivingscotland.org

Show Photography/Filming

Please be advised the organisers of Independent Living Scotland 2018 will be taking photographs and filming the show for marketing purposes.

If you do not want to participate or have any questions, please inform a member of staff in the Organisers Office.

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please e-mail ilsscotland@sec.co.uk or call 0141 248 3000. Alternatively please visit http://www.independentlivingscotland.org/contact-us and you’ll find all the contact details.