School Transport Appeals

Who can appeal?

Parents of pupils, or pupils who have reached the age of 18 years, may make an appeal.

What decisions can be appealed?

Decisions made by the Department under the terms of the school transport schemes and/or grant aid under the terms of the school transport schemes.

Is there a deadline for making an appeal?

Appeals must be submitted within 28 calendar days from the date a decision is notified.

Is there a charge?

There is no charge for making an appeal.

Where should appeals be sent?

Appeals should be completed online via the link on

Alternatively, completed appeal forms may be sent to:

School Transport Appeals Board,
c/o Department of Education and Skills,
Portlaoise Rd.,
Co. Offaly.
R35 Y2N5