Children with special educational needs (SEN) or disabilities are entitled to free transport however far they live from the school if:
- they have a statement of SEN or an Education, Health and Care Plan that says the local council will pay transport costs
- they can’t walk because of their SEN, a disability or mobility problem
Bury SEND IAS Service have included a number of links below that give you more information about Bury’s policy on school transport and how to apply as well as the link to national criteria on accessing school transport.
Are you eligible for free transport?Click here to access the criteria for free school transport
Bury School Transport PolicyClick here to access more information on Bury's SEN School Transport Policy
Bury School Transport Application FormClick here to download Bury's SEN School Transport Application Form