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Young Person's Travel Pass

Please be aware that to ensure your child receives their Young Person's Travel Pass in advance of the start of the new academic year, you will need to apply to Kent County Council by Friday 13 July at the latest. 

The passes will be sent to the academy and will be distributed to the students in their first week back.


When you can apply

Full year pass
(3 September 2018 to 31 July 2019)

  • Apply from:  Monday 4 June 2018
  • Apply by: Friday 13 July (for the pass to be ready for the start of the school year)

Any applications received after this date will be processed within 28 working days of receipt.

You need to apply by 30 November 2018 to get a pass for the first half of the year.

Term 1 - 3 pass 
(3 September 2018 to 1 March 2019)

  • Apply from: Monday 4 June 2018
  • Apply by: Friday 13 July (if you would like the pass to be ready for the start of the school year)

You need to apply by 30 November 2018 to get a pass for the first half of the year. 

Term 4 - 6 pass
(25 February 2019 to 31 July 2019)

  • Apply from: Monday 19 November 2018
  • Apply by: Friday 4 January 2019 to ensure your child’s pass is ready for the start of the new school term.

You need to apply by 24 May 2019 to get a pass for the second half of the year.

Apply online

Before you apply online, make sure that you have:

  • a credit or debit card ready
  • a passport photo saved in JPEG format for new applications, no larger than 40KB. Minimum image dimensions are 96 pixels x 134 pixels, maximum dimensions are 132 pixels x 169 pixels. Resize your photo online.

You can apply online if you:

  • are in year 7 to 11 and pay full price for the pass
  • qualify for free school meals.

You cannot apply online if you are eligible for a free pass or are applying for the third or fourth pass for free. You will need to apply by post.

For more help applying online, read the guide to applying online (PDF, 1.6 MB)

For further information, please visit the KCC website by clicking here.

 

 

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