Home to school transport provided by a local authority
Home to school transport is provided for pupils that meet the criteria entitlement for free travel. This will normally be dependent upon the age of the pupil, the distance between the home to the school gate and whether a child has special educational requirements. In some instances, concessionary travel may be available if there are spare seats. There may be a charge for a concessionary place.
Other criteria that must be considered by an authority when determining if transport will be provided includes:
If a child has been refused free home to school travel and a parent believes they should be entitled to it, or just want clarification on any of the points on this page, please contact BUSK directly.