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PLEASE NOTE: Applications will not be processed if you resides 1 mile or less of the school your child attends. Before submitting your application please use the approved government system https://www.gov.im/maps/ to check your home post code distance to the school. Please be advised that no other map system is eligible for this process.

 

Free school travel cards are available only to children who attend the Island's primary and secondary schools, or to students aged 19 and under who attend the University College of Isle of Man and Higher Education on a full-time basis, provided that:

(a)  The parent(s) or guardian(s) of the pupil or student are in receipt of one of the following benefits:

  • Income Based Jobseeker's Allowance
  • Employed Person's Allowance
  • Income Support

(b)  In the case of students at the Isle of Man College, the parent(s) or guardian(s) are not in receipt of an award from the Student Awards Section of the Department of Education and Children.

c) The child or student travels more than one mile to or from the school/college they attend.

If you wish to apply for a free school travel card, you must complete and submit this online form as soon as possible. Free school travel card applications cannot be approved until the information you supply has been verified by the Social Security Division of the Treasury.

 

Claims for school year 2018/19 – term starts Wednesday 5 September 2018.

The lead parent / guardian must be in receipt of Income Based Jobseeker's Allowance, Employed Person's Allowance or Income Support.

Please note applications will not be processed if you reside within 1 mile of the school your child attends. If you are unsure or you would like to check your mileage please use the approved government system https://www.gov.im/maps/

 
I am in receipt of free school meals *

The 4 numbers following the fsm of the reference number. For example, if your ref number is fsm/####, then only enter #### in the box.

 
I give permission for Isle of Man Transport to verify with the Social Security Division of the Treasury that I am, or my partner is, in receipt of Income Based Jobseeker’s Allowance, Employed Person’s Allowance or Income Support. *
 
2018/19
 
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