DPS Home to School Transport
Main contract details
The Transport Commissioning team arrange Home to School transport for mainstream children, special needs children( SEN), 8% of which are children who are wheelchair users and a further 120 children who are children in social care. Transport to school is arranged according to a child’s needs and this can be via our in-house fleet, or by bus, coach, minibus or taxi. The majority of the SEN contracts require a passenger assistant to be provided on the contract.
There are currently around 100 mainstream contracts, 190 SEN contracts and 32 social care contracts. All of these contracts will require re-tender in the next couple of years.
The DPS is divided in to 2 Lots :
Lot One – 8 seats and under
Lot Two – 9 seats and over
Current Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS) round information
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From 20/05/2019 10:00 to 31/12/2023 10:00