Special Education Needs and Disabilities travel assistance

Worcestershire County Council are required to provide free school transport for any child who is eligible. This may include children with SEN, disabilities or mobility problems which mean that the child cannot reasonably be expected to walk to school even if they live within statutory walking distance (2 miles for Primary School and 3 miles for Secondary School).

Here your will find all the information yo need to see if you are eligible for transport and how you can apply.

Bus passes

All students with an EHCP are eligible for a Concessionary or a Top up bus pass. Read more about bus passes

Direct Travel Payments

Direct Travel Payments (DTP) are available to all SEND students who are eligible for travel assistance. Read more about Direct Travel Payments

Independent Travel Training (ITT)

Independent travel training is offered to Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) students who are currently eligible for travel assistance through Worcestershire County Council. Read more about Independent Travel Training (ITT)

School and transport policies

Worcestershire County Council, as the Local Authority responsible for education provision, has agreed a policy for Home to School Travel. Read more about School and transport policies