Bus operators

Grants, funding, licences, registration to operate bus services.

Services

  1. Change or cancel details of a local service registration (LSR) (PSV355)

    Application to change a timetable, route or other detail of your LSR, or cancel it.

  2. Ultra-low emission bus scheme: application and guidance 2018

    Application form and guidance on funding eligibility for the ultra-low emission bus scheme, submission deadline June 2018.

  3. Register a bus service (PSV350)

    Application form (PSV350) to register a standard local bus service.

  4. Local bus service supplementary form (PSV350A)

    Supplementary form to start, change or cancel a local registered bus service with less than the required notice (PSV350A).

  5. Application for a section 22 community bus permit (PSV368)

    Apply for a section 22 community bus permit.

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Bus registration and permits: scale of fees
  2. Bus and coach security: best practice
  3. Check bus service registrations as a council or transport authority
  4. Calculate your concessionary bus travel reimbursement
  5. Community transport minibus fund: successful bidders
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News and communications

  1. Cleaner journeys as government commits £11 million to greener buses
  2. Government confirms £173.5 million funding to improve transport in Leeds
  3. New bus station and car park in £29 million Lincoln investment
  4. Government awards £30 million funding for cleaner, greener bus journeys
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Research and statistics

  1. Value for money assessment for major bus-related schemes
  2. Value for money of tendered bus services
  3. Quality contract scheme (QCS) board report on the proposed Tyne and Wear QCS
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Restricted licence holders: level of financial resources
  2. Bus registration: Competition Commission recommendations
  3. Bus subsidy reform
  4. Land adjacent to railway, bus and coach stations security: reducing vulnerabilities
  5. Plans to reform and improve bus services
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Bus Service Operators Grant payments to English operators up to 31 March 2017
  2. Bus Service Operators Grant payments to English operators up to 31 March 2016
  3. Bus Service Operators Grant payments to English operators up to 31 March 2015
  4. Bus Service Operators Grant payments to English operators up to 31 March 2014
  5. Bus subsidy per passenger journey
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