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2017 STAS Eligible Bus Passes

  • Students who are returning to school in 2017, and who are NOT starting YR 7 in 2017, that have NOT changed address or schools will have their 2017 Bus Pass automatically renewed by us. The 2017 Bus Pass will be mailed out to the address we have on file and you should receive it before the 23rd January 2017.
  • If you have changed schools and/or started YR 7 in 2016 and/or moved home, or any other changes in your circumstances YOU MUST RE-APPLY for your 2017 bus pass Click here for a new distance eligible application form (BTA FORM) and send it to our office. If you have already completed one and sent it to our office we are processing these now and if your application is successful, your 2017 Bus Pass will be mailed out to you.
  • Students who are commencing school for the first time e.g. Prep, Year 1, etc, or entering Year 7 High School, need to completed a NEW APPLICATION FORM Click here for a new distance eligible application form (BTA FORM) and send it to our office. Again, if you have already completed one and sent it to our office we are processing these now and if your application is successful, your 2017 Bus Pass will be mailed out to you.

For more information on STAS School Bus Passes and eligibility criteria etc. please click on the BUS PASSES tab in the menu above.

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General information

  • SERVICES are operated as close as possible to their scheduled times however, there are many circumstances beyond our control that affect the running of the service, such as, traffic congestion, weather, loading and unloading of passengers, etc. We therefore ask that you be patient whilst we get your children to and from school safely, should you have any questions or concerns please do not hesitate to call our office and we will be more than happy to help.
  • BUS PASSES - all returning students and eligible new applicant students will receive their passes through AUSTRALIA POST before the start of the school year. However, there will be many who haven't had a chance to put their application in together with the inevitable cliches that cause delays, so don't panic, we will allow students caught up in these situations to travel without their passes for the first two week of the first school term. PLEASE NOTE: if you have changed schools, home address OR any other change in circumstances you will NOT BE ELIGIBLE to free travel OR use your previous year Bus Pass. If you receive your NEW Bus Pass and the details are not correct on their you must contact our office immediately to have these details corrected.
  • BUS FARES - Top Up Fares, for STAS eligible students travelling to their school of choice as opposed to their closest state school, and Full Cash fares for STAS ineligible students MUST BE PAID to the driver when boarding

Remember, if you are not sure about anything OR have concerns, please don't hesitate to call our office on 38122520 if necessary, after hours on 0418165547