School Transport

Important Information regarding school administration issues during the current public health emergency

Schools administration during the current public health emergency

Applications for Special Educational Needs (SEN) Transport during the current Covid-19 Period of Restrictions

Download Temporary Procedures for SEN Transport Applications


School Transport Section of the Department is responsible for formulating policy and administering the School Transport Schemes. The purpose of the school transport schemes is, having regard to available resources, to support transport for;

  • Children who reside remote from their nearest Primary and Post Primary school and;
  • Children with Special Educational Needs.

Bus Éireann operates the school transport schemes on behalf of the Department.