Report on the operation of the School Transport Scheme published by Oireachtas Committee

Date: Nov 9, 2018

The Joint Oireachtas committee for education and Skills published a report on the operation of the School Transport Scheme.  This report is the result of two hearings:

  1. 11th July 2017 attended by NABMSE, DES, Bus Eireann, NCSE and NPC Primary
  2. 25th September 2018 attended by DES and Bus Eireann

The scheme for children with special educational needs is discussed in section 9. This section also details the many issues of concern in relation to this scheme including the provision of training for bus escorts and bus drivers.
To download the report, please click here