The Government, through the Ministry for Education and Employment currently provides Free Transportation to students in compulsory schooling and kindergarten, attending State, Church and Independent Schools. The Applications will remain open until the 15th of July 2021.
All school transport vehicles which will be used for the scheme are compliant and approved to carry school children by the National Competent Authority, Transport Malta.
Eligibility for State School Transport has been kept as in previous years as per below:
- Kindergarten and Primary Schools – Students residing one (1) kilometre or more away from the school of their locality of residence are eligible to apply for the school transport service.
- Middle and Secondary Schools – Students residing one (1) kilometre or more away from the middle school or secondary school of their respective College are eligible to apply for the school transport service.
- National State Schools – Students attending the National Sports School (Pembroke), Malta Visual & Performing Arts School (Hamrun), Alternative Learning Programme (Paola), Learning Support Centres in (Cospicua/Fortini/Naxxar/Hamrun /Zebbug), Msida Education Hub, Resource Centres (Wardija/Hamrun/Qrendi/ Pembroke/ Sannat) and Migrant Hubs are eligible to apply for the school transport service irrespective of their locality of residence.
- Out of Locality – Eligibility for free school transport for out of locality students depends on whether the students follow an SCPD or a My Journey subject option which is not offered at the middle or secondary school at the college covering their residence/locality
To renew applications, click on the following link: RENAWLS
To apply for the first time, clink on the following link: NEW APPLICATION
For more information, please visit https://schooltransport.edu.mt/state/.