Apply for home to school transport

We can provide transport assistance for pupils living within the Borough of Poole who meet our home to school transport criteria.

If you meet these criteria and are applying for transport assistance for September 2019 please complete an application for the 2019/20 academic year.

If you meet these criteria and are applying for transport assistance for September 2018-July 2019 please complete an application for the 2018/19 academic year.

You can also read our home to school transport policy.

Grammar schools

Following changes in legislation and guidance (Education and Inspections Act 2006), we no longer have a policy of providing discretionary transport assistance to grammar schools.

If you wish to apply for a subsidised grammar bus pass for September 2019 onwards, please complete the subsidised grammar school bus pass application form for the 2019/20 academic year.

If you wish to apply for a subsidised grammar bus pass for September 2018 to July 2019 please complete the subsidised grammar school bus pass application form for the 2018/19 academic year.

Special education needs (SEN) applications

You should apply for transport assistance for pupils with special educational needs if your child has either:

  • a current statement of educational needs
  • current education, health and care plan

Application forms for 2019/20 will be available after the 1 April 2019.

School buses

Find out about our school bus services.

Page last updated: 02 May 2019
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