Consultation on proposed changes to Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council’s Transport Policy for children and young people, specifically the Travel Assistance Policy for children and young people attending school / college: Age 4+ to 16 and the Post-16 Transport Statement.
Purpose of the consultation
This consultation document sets out the proposed changes, with effect from September 2022 and in relation to the academic year 2022/23 onwards, that Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council (Dudley LA) is considering making to its Transport (Travel Assistance) Policy for children and young people.
As this proposal would impact children and families across the Borough, Dudley LA is required to consult a range of stakeholders and this consultation will be for a period of 90 calendar days.
The aim of the consultation is to provide the communities and individuals potentially affected by these changes with an opportunity to consider the proposal and submit a response, through a range of mediums, whilst complying with guidelines issued by Central Government in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic. Therefore, the processes followed during this consultation may be subject to change.