School Transport Assistance



The Non State Schools Transport Assistance Scheme (NSSTAS) provides financial assistance for families transporting students to non-state schools in Queensland.

The NSSTAS is a joint initiative of the Queensland Catholic Education Commission and Independent Schools Queensland and is funded by the Queensland Government.

The Scheme includes a Bus Fare Assistance program which assist families with the cost of transporting their student on an approved bus service to non-state schools.

For students with disabilities, this assistance includes the cost of transportation to a non-state school by means that takes account of their disability.

To find out more about eligibility requirements, the opening and closing dates for applications, and to apply, visit