West Berkshire NewsWest Berkshire Council announces refund for school transport


In response to the current directive from the Government to close schools due to the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, West Berkshire Council have taken the decision to refund fares for school transport.

A refund will be given to those who have bought a farepayer seat on home to school transport for the two weeks from 23 March 2020 to 3 April 2020. To qualify for this refund parents and carers will need to complete the dedicated refund form available online:  https://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/36932. The information needs to be completed correctly as the payment will be made by bank transfer.

A decision will be made regarding the last two terms of school, 20 April to 22 May 2020 and 1 June to 17 July 2020, once central Government have issued further guidance on school attendance for these periods.

Completed forms must be returned to: transport@westberks.gov.uk by Tuesday 30 June 2020.


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