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Home to school transport related to family income

If your child is of statutory school age and entitled to free school meals, or your family is in receipt of the maximum level of Working Tax Credit, you may be entitled to free home to school transport. Please click the link below to view the guidance notes and complete the application form online. 

Post-statutory school age transport (Post-16)

Students of post statutory school age may be entitled to assistance with travel arrangements to school 6th forms. Please click the link below to view the guidance notes and complete the application form online. 

Children and young people with special educational needs (Post-16)

If your child has an Education, Health and Care Plan or a Statement of Special Educational Needs and are continuing their education post 16, they may be eligible for assistance with travel arrangements.

Please call Customer Services on (01234) 718004 or email school.transport@bedford.gov.uk for an application form.

Replacement pass application form

This form should be completed for a replacement travel pass due to loss or damage. There is currently a charge of £10 for replacement travel passes.

Direct Debit mandate

If you wish to pay for post statutory school age transport by monthly Direct Debit, you must complete and return a Direct Debit Mandate. Please note a hard copy of a Direct Debit mandate is required, you cannot submit this online or by email.

Download the Direct Debit Form or request a copy from Customer Services.

Please call Customer Services on 01234)718004 or email school.transport@bedford.gov.uk for an application form.

If you would like a copy of any of these forms posted to you, please contact Customer Services. 

Application forms are also available from:

Reception at Borough Hall
Cauldwell Street
Bedford
MK40 2AP

or

Customer Service Centre,
2 Horne Lane
Bedford
MK40 1SJ