The 6th Carers Parliament will be held on Wednesday 24th October at the Royal Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh.
There will be one delegate from each of the 73 Scottish Parliamentary constituencies.
Places will be awarded via a ballot which will be drawn by Carers Scotland on 6th August.
Applications are only open to carers and former carers. This means people who provide unpaid care to family members, other relatives, partners, friends and neighbours of any age affected by physical or mental illness, disability, frailty or substance misuse.