Special circumstance student bus pass
Eligible adult students can apply for a special circumstance student bus pass that offers discounted travel on one or more fare charging bus services between home and school. Find out more.
A special circumstance student bus pass provides adult students who meet the eligibility criteria with discounted travel on one or more fare charging bus services between home and school.
Discounted travel applies between 6:00am and 7:00pm on school days only.
You may be eligible if you are:
and you have not had the opportunity to complete the equivalent of two years post-year 10 study due to circumstances beyond your control, including:
You may be eligible for a Special Circumstance Student Bus Pass that enables you to travel for free, to and from school, if you are the holder of a current concession card or listed as a dependant on the card.
Accepted concession cards are:
Section 6 of the application form must be completed by the Principal, Assistant Principal or Student Co-ordinator from your school.
The Principal, Assistant Principal or Student Co-ordinator must also provide a letter on official letterhead which states the following information about the student:
The application form will need to be submitted with the letter from your school. If you are applying for free travel you will also need to include a photocopy of the Concession Card.
You can submit your application via:
Note: Applications will not be accepted after 31 August of the current school year.
Allow up to four weeks for your application to be processed.
Passenger Transport will send you a letter to let you know if the application has been approved. Until you receive this letter, you will be required to pay a fare when travelling on the bus.