Decision details

Education Transport Policy For Bracknell Forest Children Aged 5-16

Decision Maker: Executive Member for Children, Young People & Learning

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Formal approval of Education Travel Policy for children aged 5-16, for the academic year 2023/24


The Executive Member agrees the Education Transport Policy Statement 2023/24, for Bracknell Forest Children aged 5-16.

Reasons for the decision:

1.     To ensure compliance with statutory requirements to publish a compliant travel policy for children aged 5-16.


2.     There are no statutory changes to the policy from the last academic year. Amendments have been made to aid clarity for residents i.e., a clearer, reader friendly policy. The policy will be subject to graphic design whilst awaiting content approval.

Alternative options considered:

No alternative option was considered.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Financial Impact: Detailed within report

Declarations: None

Subject to Urgent Proceedings: No

Making Representations: In writing to the Executive Director of People

Other reasons / organisations consulted




Contact: Matt Howlett, Transport & Support Manager Email: Tel: 01344 355157.

Publication date: 25/01/2023

Date of decision: 25/01/2023

Date comes into force if not called in: 02/02/2023

Call-in deadline date: 01/02/2023

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