Student Travel Rebates

BUS - FERRY FARE ASSISTANCE

  • Does your child attend a school outside the Brisbane City Council boundary?
  • Does your family spend more than $33/week* on fares to and from school (* $25/week if you hold a concession card)?
  • Does your child travel on a publicly available bus not owned or associated with the school?
  • Does your child live more than 3.2km for Primary or 4.8km for Secondary from their school?

 

STUDENTS WITH DISABILITY

  • Does your child have a verified disability that requires transport assistance to and from school?
  • Does your child have a travel capability rating of ‘semi-independent’, ‘travel assisted’, ‘dependent’, or ‘more dependent’?

 

WHAT YOU NEED TO DO NOW

  1. Check eligibility for financial assistance to help with the cost of transport at www.schooltransport.com.au
  2. If eligible:
      a) keep your public transport receipts to lodge a claim
      b) note in your calendar to lodge a rebate claim in May and October
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