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*

*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 – 2024

  • Enrolment range 0 to 25: $2,772
  • Enrolment range 26 to 50: $3,468
  • Enrolment range 51+: $4,163
Reference 25 of the SRP Guide, providing information on special school transport administration funding including rates

Reviewed 26 March 2024

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