Ask for an application form at South Shields Town Hall or contact the Special Educational Needs (SEN) Transport Team on 0191 427 2680
Post your completed form to: Transport team, Level 1, South Shields Town Hall, Westoe Road, NE33 2RL
What happens after you have applied
If you apply online, we will email you a confirmation of your application.
If you get the maximum level of Working Tax Credit, you need to provide proof of this to support your application. You can email your proof to firstname.lastname@example.org, or post to: Transport team, South Shields Town Hall, Westoe Road, South Shields, NE33 2RL.
We will review your application, and will contact you if we have any questions.
If you are applying for transport support for the 2021/22 academic year, you will be notified of the outcome by e-mail in August.
If you are applying for support for the current academic year, please note that applications can take up to 10 working days to process. We will notify you of the outcome as soon as we can.
Applying after the deadline date
Please note the deadline for 2021/22 academic year applications is 4 May.
If you apply after this date, we cannot guarantee that support will be in place by the start of the school year.