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Transport to and from school: responsibility for pupils

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Last updated on 20 July 2017
School types: All · School phases: All
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Who is responsible for pupils on their journeys to and from school? We relay advice on responsibility for pupils’ safety on the way to and from school, including where transport is organised by the LA or parents. You will also find guidance on managing the transition between transport and school.

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  1. 1 Schools' responsibilities
  2. 2 Transport organised by the LA
  3. 3 Transport organised by parents
  4. 4 Pupil safety between drop-off and arrival
  5. 5 Meeting pupils from buses
  6. 6 Behaviour

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