Special needs transport for students

Under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), students with disability may be eligible for Special Needs Transport (SNT).

How it works

SNT will take eligible students:

Travel aims to be by the shortest route between the student's home and school.


When applying for the SNT program, parents, carers or guardians must demonstrate their inability to transport or arrange transport for their children.

Students must:

The following exceptions may apply and will be considered on a case by case basis:

Apply for SNT

Complete an SNT application, noting waiting lists may apply:

More information

For more information, review the NDIS Frequently Asked Questions (PDF 80KB) | Word version (DOC 38KB) or contact the SNT Coordinator on (02) 6205 3555 or email specialneedstransport@act.gov.au.