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Home-to-school transport: pupils with SEN

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Last updated on 3 July 2017
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Is there guidance on home-to-school transport for pupils with SEN? We look at the LA’s duty to arrange home-to-school transport and when pupils with SEN may be eligible for free travel. You will also find guidance on when parents may be asked to pay for transport for a child with SEN.

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  1. 1 Eligibility for free transport
  2. 2 If parents choose a further-away school
  3. 3 If a child refuses to get on the transport
  4. 4 Changes during EHC transfer
  5. 5 Challenging transport decisions

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