Our home to school transport policy provides information on entitlement including answers to the following questions:
- Does my child qualify for free home to school transport?
- What if I choose a school that is not my nearest or designated school?
- What if I move house during my child's schooling?
- What about single sex and faith schools?
- What if my child has special educational needs? Will he or she receive free transport?
Find more information on our Post 16 transport policy page
Does my child qualify for free home to school transport?
Find out below at which schools your child will qualify for free school transport:
If you are moving home and your child has school transport as part of their EHC plan, please complete our online form to let us know your new address.
Make a payment for school transport
If you have received an invoice and wish to make payment online for school transport please use the following link:
How do I apply for a bus pass?
In cases where an application for free transport and assistance is refused, parents may pursue a complaint by submitting a written request to escalate the matter to appeal at stage one using the contact details below:
Stage one – School transport team
Email: email@example.com or SENTransport@kierwsp.co.uk
Postal address: Northamptonshire Highways, School Transport Team, Floor 4, Riverside House, Riverside Way, Bedford Road, Northampton, NN1 5NX
Our appeals process and procedures can be viewed below:
Code of conduct
Our code of conduct lays out the standards of behaviour expected on home to school transport of which all parents, carers and guardians and students should be aware of.
This includes what to do if home to school transport does not arrive for any reason, and if students are refused travel.