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Apply for School Transport

The Education Authority has introduced a new online process to apply for home to school transport assistance.  You will receive an initial assessment indicating whether the child/children are eligible for transport assistance.  

Please note - Post Primary transport applications will be available on 1st June 2017  

For New Applications:

Before you start    

  • Ensure you read and understand the Terms and Conditions.    
  • For more advice on Home to School Transport and your child's eligibility click here.

You will receive a unique reference number associated with your application which must be used in any future correspondence with the Authority.

If your child is currently in receipt of transport assistance and your circumstances have changed, e.g. moved house or changed school, please contact the School Transport Helpdesk on 0300 200 7824

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If you experience any difficulty completing the application, please contact the School Transport Helpdesk 0300 200 7824


The Education and Library Boards (ELBs) were dissolved on 31 March 2015. The Education Authority was established on 01 April 2015 and is now responsible for all of the operational functions previously carried out by the five ELBs in accordance with the Education Orders.

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