Far North Coast School Services

Starting School?

  1. Go to Transport for NSW and apply for a school pass for your student. You will need to select “B&E Blanch Pty Ltd” as the bus “Operator” on the second page of the form.
  2. Call CDC NSW’s Far North Coast operations on our timetable line of (02) 6686 2144 or use our schools’ enquiry form to find out which bus is best suited for your child’s needs.
  3. Your bus pass will be delivered at the start of the school year to your school for collection by your child. During the school year new passes will be delivered by your bus driver so please ask your driver.

Please note:

Most students residing in New South Wales are eligible to apply for free bus transport to and from school.

Such transport is provided only after presentation of an appropriate travel pass to the driver upon boarding the bus.

Use of Pass Issued to Eligible Students

School travel is only available between home and school for school attendance and is available on school days only.

Passes are not transferrable and must be shown on demand. Therefore, all students are advised to carry their Travel Pass with them on all school days. Students must present their Pass to the driver upon boarding or to a driver or inspector when requested.

Tickets Available for Students not Eligible for NSW Passes

For those students not eligible for a Transport for a NSW Travel Pass (for example, Primary School students who live less than 1.6km (radial distance) from the school or High School students who live less than 2km (radial distance) from the school ordinary sectional concession fares apply.

Changed Your Details?

If your student has changed their home address, the school they attend, or their name, then you will need to update your student’s details at the Transport for NSW website.

Lost Your Pass?

Should a bus pass be LOST, STOLEN or DAMAGED a replacement pass is available from our office with payment of $12.00 (including GST).


Our team knows how important it is to provide safe and reliable school transport for the children of our community.

For more information please ask us a question or provide feedback here or call (02) 6686 2144. Please note our new email address for the Far North Coast operations is .