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School Transport Policy

Find out how children and young people may be entitled to receive free or subsidised transport to school.

Parents and carers should read the relevant policy carefully prior to making any decision regarding a school or college placement for their child, if the provision of school or college transport is an important factor in their decision making process.

Statutory school age transport for 2018/19 academic year

For statutory school age pupils and will come into effect at the start of the 2017/18 academic year.  All pupils transferring school in September 2017 will be assessed in accordance with this policy document.

Post statutory school age transport for 2018/19 academic year

For post statutory school age (Post 16) pupils and will come into effect at the start of the 2017/18 academic year.

This policy was approved by Executive on 8th March 2017

Special educational needs and disability (SEND)

This policy applies to children and young people with a Statement of Special Educational Needs or an Education, Health and Care Plan.

SEND Statutory School Age and Post Statutory School Age Transport Policy (PDF)

Alternative education provision transport policy

This policy is for pupils attending alternative education provisions such as the Pupil Referral Unit.

Alternative Education Provision Transport Policy (PDF)

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