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School Transport - Escort Payments for Students with Disabilities


To reimburse schools for the costs of wages for escorting eligible students with disabilities between home and school

Expenditure guidelines

The Principal Advisor, Education Services, or delegate may authorise the employing of an escort through the assessment process of SMS-PR-009 School Transport Assistance for Students with Disabilities. If wages are involved, schools should pay escorts directly and claim reimbursement from the School Transport Unit through this grant.

No acquittals are required.

Duration of program


Policy reference

School transport assistance programs for students with disabilities External Link.


State schools

Form of assistance

Cash grant to school

Payment details

Payments are made monthly.

Allocation of funds

Payments are reimbursement of actual costs.

Data requirements

Data requirements for School Transport
Data itemData sourceDue date
Claim for reimbursement of teacher aide wages for the escort of students with disabilitiesSchoolEach term


School Transport Unit
Telephone: (07) 3034 4579

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