School transport contacts

Find contact details for your Regional Transport Advisors, and our school transport national team.

Parents and caregivers

Every school receiving school transport bus services has a designated Bus Controller.

For enquiries about eligibility, bus routes and bus stops contact your school and speak to the Bus Controller.

For enquiries about applications for SESTA, general conveyance allowance or payments, contact our National Office team.

Phone: 0800 BUS2SCHOOL (0800 287 272)

Email: School.Transport@education.govt.nz

Schools

For enquiries about payments for Direct Resourcing or Māori Medium School transport payments, attendance records for conveyance allowances or SESTA applications, contact our national office team.

Phone: 0800 BUS2SCHOOL (0800 287272)

Email: School.Transport@education.govt.nz

FInd out more about the Bus Controller Allowance.

Bus Controller Allowance

For enquiries about the transport services being provided to your school, contact your Regional Transport Advisor.

Auckland and Tai Tokerau

Wayne Kennar

Email: ST.Northern@education.govt.nz

Waikato

Reade Nikora

Email: ST.Waikato@education.govt.nz

Bay of Plenty - Waiariki

Tracey Tupai-Rewi

Email: S.Bayofplenty@education.govt.nz

Hawke's Bay — Tairawhiti

Janice Kennerley

Email: ST.Eastern@education.govt.nz

Taranaki, Whanganui, Manawatu, Wellington

Dylan Stewart

Email: ST.Western@education.govt.nz

Nelson/Marlborough/West Coast

Niall Duncan

Email: ST.Tasman@education.govt.nz

Canterbury

Craig Reynolds

Email: ST.Canterbury@education.govt.nz

Otago/Southland 

Dylan Griffin

Email: ST.Southern@education.govt.nz

Traffic management and car parks

Contact your local regional/district council for enquiries about:

  • traffic management
  • managing traffic flows around schools, and
  • developing a car parking policy.

Traffic management at schools

Car parks

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