School transport

The Ministry may provide transport assistance where distance and/or accessibility may be a barrier for students attending the closest school they can enrol at.

Transport assistance and route design

Eligibility for school transport assistance

School transport — Routes and stops

Specialised School Transport Assistance (SESTA)

Managing safety, behaviour and accidents on school transport

Accidents and incidents on school transport

School transport — Safety and behaviour


Bus Controller Allowance

School transport — Information for Directly Resourced schools

School transport — Information for Māori Medium Schools

Information for transport service providers

School transport — Automatic vehicle location technology

School Bus Tender

School transport contacts

Find out how to contact your Ministry regional transport advisors and national school transport team.

School transport contacts

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