Special educational needs and disabilities (SEND): vacant seat scheme for children


The deadline for transport applications for September 2022 was 30 April 2022. If you missed the deadline, apply as soon as possible if your child is:
• moving into reception, year 7 or year 12 (even if they are not moving schools)
• changing school (any school year)

1. What is the vacant seat scheme for SEND?

For some routes to special schools and colleges it is possible to apply to pay for an available seat on a vehicle. We can only give seats on our existing vehicles where there are spaces available. This means we are not able to offer a seat to everyone.

It may be necessary for the child or young adult to be taken to an existing stop.

Further information on the transport that we provide can be found for those with:

We also run a:

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