Contribute to the consultation on school transport

News - 16 Sep 2019

The Department for Education has a consultation ongoing about updating the statutory guidance for local authorities on home to school travel and transport (for pupils aged under 16). They are looking for your views.

School transport generally is clearly of major importance to pupils with SEND. In addition, specific issues touched on in the guidance and the consultation document include: 

  • travel training;
  • behaviour during travel; and
  • support during travel for pupils with medical conditions.

(There is separate guidance about transport for post-16 students.)

Complete the online survey.

The consultation closes on 31 October 2019.

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