Decision details

Home to School Transport Policy (5-16 years) and Travel Assistance Policy (16 years + with SEND) Consultation and Home to School Transport Appeals Process Update

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To provide an update on the outcome of the public consultation on proposed new Home to School Transport and Travel Assistance policies




1)              the content of the report following the public consultation on the proposed drafts of the Home to School Transport and Travel Assistance policies be noted and that it be noted that a further report will be presented at a later Executive with recommendations for changes to the existing policies;


2)              the amended arrangements for Home to School Transport Appeals, to ensure that WBC is compliant with national requirements (following the Ombudsman direction), be agreed.

Wards Affected: None Specific;

Declarations: None

Dispensations: None

Reference Number: WBC1177

Contact: Sal Thirlway Email: Tel: 0118 908 8238.

Report author: Sal Thirlway

Publication date: 25/03/2021

Date of decision: 25/03/2021

Decided at meeting: 25/03/2021 - Executive

Effective from: 07/04/2021

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