School transport policies

Compulsory school age travel policies (free school travel)

Cheshire East Council compulsory school age travel policy (PDF, 495KB)

Department for Education compulsory school age home to school travel and transport guidance   

Education travel payment policy (PDF, 501KB) - for direct and personal budget payments towards school travel costs where children are eligible for support under the compulsory school age policy.

Post-16 travel policies (support for young people with an EHCP )

Our post-16 policy statements set out eligibility criteria for travel assistance for pupils with an  EHCP and give information about concessionary fares, bus passes, and travel cards.

Behaviour on school transport

Appeals and complaints

Page last reviewed: 23 March 2022