Travel assistance for those aged 16 to 19 with SEND


The deadline for applications for September 2023 has now passed but you still need to apply if you haven’t already done so.

We need to receive a new application for transport in September for any child who is:
• Moving into reception, year 7 or year 12 (even if they are not moving schools)
• Changing school (any school year)

We will only provide transport if we receive and approve the application. We cannot guarantee that transport will be in place for the start of the September term if your application was received past the deadline.

4. Contribution towards post-16 travel assistance

Parents or carers will be required to pay a contribution towards the costs. The charge for this school year is £684. An invoice will be sent and payments are usually made in 10 monthly instalments.

If the family is low income the contribution is halved to £342 per year. Low income is assessed as being eligible for:

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