There are a number of different criteria families are required to meet to be eligible for the school bus program. An eligibility guide is available below:
Applications and other forms
Apply for special transport consideration
Government schools should forward applications to their regional office for endorsement.
Fares should be collected each term and paid via EFT or cheque to the department.
Student Travel Assistance Portal
The following resources are for school bus networks that have transitioned to the Student Travel Assistance Portal formerly known as the School Bus Management System (SBMS):
Contact details – Public Transport Victoria
Public Transport Victoria (PTV) is located at 525 Collins Street, Melbourne 3000
Reviewed 05 October 2023