School operations

Student Resource Package – Equity Funding (Student-Based Funding)

Special School Transport Administration (Reference 25)

A Special School Transport Administration allocation is provided in recognition of the arrangements required to manage transport arrangements in consultation with bus contractors and parents.


  • Special Schools*
  • Autistic Schools

*Including primary, secondary and primary/secondary combined schools with a defined special school campus.

Funding is calculated for each of the 4 school terms. Funding is allocated through cash funding.


Funding is calculated based on enrolment ranges provided in the rates section below.

For example, a school with 27 enrolments would fall into the 26 to 50 enrolment range.

Rates – 2023

  • Enrolment range 0 to 24: $2,718
  • Enrolment range 26 to 50: $3,400
  • Enrolment range 51+: $4,081
Reference 25 of the SRP Guide, providing information on special school transport administration funding including rates

Reviewed 02 January 2023

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