Travel Assistance Notice - March 2020
The travel assistance team have recently sent a letter to parents/carers for the need to re-apply for travel assistance for
children falling into the criteria set out below:
You are required to re-apply for travel assistance if your child/young person falls into any of
the following categories:
· Moving from Nursery to Reception class
· Transferring from Primary to
Secondary school (even if staying within the same school)
· Transferring from Secondary to
Sixth Form or College (even if staying within the same school)
· Any young person over the age
of 16 or will be 16 years old as of the 1st September 2020
· Change in circumstances/needs
e.g. you have or are moving home; your child is changing School/College
destination address, your child’s needs change.
The travel assistance applications admissions window is open between the 2nd March and the 31st of May.
Applications received before midnight on the 31st of May 2020 will be assessed and parents will be informed if travel assistance has been granted for the start of the 2020/21 academic year by the 30th of June 2020.
If you have any urgent queries about the application process, please contact the Travel Assistance
Commissioning Team by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org.