This form must be completed by parents/carers or a young person who wish to apply for travel support to and from school for child or young person with Special Educational Needs and/or disability or a temporary medical condition. Oldham Council’s Home to School Transport policy for pupils with Special Educational Needs is available on our website. 

To enable the Authority to consider a child or young person’s individual circumstances and ensure that, where it is agreed, the appropriate level of support is provided, please provide as much information as you can in all sections of this form. 

Any information provided regarding any family member must be supported with documentary evidence from a relevant professional e.g. G.P or consultants letter. 

If you require any assistance or advice about the completion of this form, please do not hesitate to contact the Transport Team, on 0161 770 3209. You may also contact Oldham’s SEND Information, Advice and Support Service 0161 667 2055 or email, who can also support you in completion of the form.

We will be in touch to inform you of our decision as soon as possible. This will usually be within a week of the meeting.

If travel support is declined write to you explaining the reason(s) for out decision.  You have the right to appeal the decision, should you disagree. 

Notes on the completion of this form

  • Please complete all sections of this form as fully and clearly as possible.
  • Documentation to confirm information in your application should be submitted with this application. Applications submitted without supporting documentation may not be able to be fully considered by the panel.
  • Copies of any other information that you wish to submit in support of your request should be uploaded with this form.