Apply for under 16 travel assistance

Once you've read the notes and guidance in the under-16 school travel scheme booklet you can submit an online application.


For more information on eligibility for travel assistance:

This is a short form which should only take a few minutes to complete.

Please wait to receive your application outcome letter once you’ve applied for school travel assistance.  The letter will indicate what assistance you have been granted and how much you are required to pay (if applicable).

You will need

  • Photo of student (secondary school only)
  • HMRC Award (If you are on low income)

Alternative ways to do this

If you're unable to complete the form online you can contact our Customer Service Centre on 0300 500 80 80 who will complete an application over the phone with you.

For information about how we manage your personal data, please refer to the Council's Privacy Statement and to the privacy notice for Transport and Travel Services.

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