The North Coast 500 Business Club Membership - LaDBA Discount

Fully paid up members of LaDBA are able to claim a discount on their membership of the North Coast 500 Business Club.

If you received an email from NC500 you will see that you can claim the discount by ticking the appropriate box. We have work with Visit Wester Ross to ensure that all full paid up members who wish to join the Business Club can do so at a reduced rate. 

If you have not received an email from them here are the links to join.

Download Subscription Form

Direct Debit Mandate

Download Business Brand and Trademark terms

Extract from the NC500 email:

The North Coast 500 Business Club

The North Coast 500 (NC500) has experienced phenomenal growth this year, emerging as an award-winning brand concept that has been celebrated and recognised by national and international media, including; National Geographic, Lonely Planet, The Guardian, The Telegraph, The Times, The Scotsman, The Scottish Sun, BBC Landward, BBC Countryfile, British Airways, American Airlines and many, many more. We have reached a potential audience of over 620 million across our various media channels and with a significant social media following and media interest, we would like to use this platform to tell the world about our businesses in the beautiful, under-estimated, North Highlands of Scotland. 

We have created the North Coast 500 Business Club Membership to create a closer knit community of the businesses from all corners of the North Highlands, who share a common goal in creating better opportunities for their businesses and outstanding experiences for visitors. We will be offering the following benefits to members; 

  1. Permission to use the NC500 & North Coast 500 branding (with guidelines and terms of use)
  2. Members Logo on NC500 website listing
  3. NC500 Member window sticker for business 
  4. Monthly newsletters on statistics and reach and opportunities
  5. Exclusive members only seminars & networking events
  6. Priority List for PR & Marketing activities
  7. NC500 Maps Order Form
  8. Introduction to Social Media Package ( 8 social media posts each year)
  9. Opportunity to apply for a merchandise license
  10. Opportunity to reach the NC500 consumer memberships via various promotional platforms

These fantastic benefits have been designed to highlight you as a trusted business and friend of the route to potential visitors and also to increase your reach through our Members Only marketing opportunities. 

How Much?

he prices are based on an annual cost and can be paid by direct debit (10% discount) or by Bank Transfer. The prices below indicate the annual cost when paying by direct debit. For non-direct debit pricing, please refer to the Business Subscription Form. 

non-VAT  Registered £100

1- 2       Employees £150

3 - 5      Employees £200

6 - 10    Employees £320

11 - 20  Employees £450

21 - 30  Employees £600

31 +      Employees £960
* All prices are inclusive of VAT unless otherwise stated. 

We are pleased to announce that we will be offering up to £40 off the cost of your Membership if you are a fully paid up member of any of the following recognised Area Tourism Groups; Venture North, Visit Wester Ross, Explore Easter Ross, Lochcarron & District Business Association, Discover Assynt or Black Isle Tourism.

If you have any questions or would like to find out more about the benefits please telephone the NC500 main office on 01955 609806 or email




Alec Cormack

The last 25 years has been focused on helping clients understand their customers, using technology that allow them to sell in a smarter way. This is achieved by educating clients to understand customer needs and meet customer expectations by use of appropriate business processes and tailored software tools.