Published: Friday, 17 November 2023
From 2024 key changes to the eligibility requirements include:
- allowing students to attend either their nearest district or senior high school, rather than just their closest school;
- more flexibility for social and community factors to be considered in an application for transport assistance; and
- allowing eligible students to receive transport assistance to travel to a regional town to attend their selected school.
A full copy of the governments' media statement can be found here.