Archive | April, 2012

Extract from NSW Legislative Assembly

Full Day Hansard Transcript (Legislative Assembly, 3 April 2012, Proof) Proof Extract from NSW Legislative Assembly Hansard and Papers Tuesday, 3 April 2012 (Proof). ASSISTED SCHOOL TRAVEL PROGRAM Mr GEOFF PROVEST: My question is directed to the Minister for Education. The SPEAKER: Order! I remind the Leader of the Opposition that he is already on […]

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Assisted School Travel Contractors Association Incorporated

It’s Official! The association that many contractors have been requesting had its formation meeting last Saturday the 31st March 2012. Held at the Rooty Hill RSL Club the meeting began at 1pm, and was attended by 16 people who voted in an Interim Committee consisting of a President, Vice President, Secretary, Assistant Secretary, Treasurer and […]

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New Rates for ASTP Operators

Following problems with the Assisted School Travel Program (ASTP) at the beginning of the school year, the NSW Government undertook a review of the rates paid to transport operators. The NSW Government has now approved new rates for transport operators. These new rates return certainty to the daily routines of operators, and most importantly for […]

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Assisted School Travel Program – increased rates

Media Release 3 April 2012 The NSW Government will increase rates to transport operators under the Assisted School Travel Program (ASTP) for students with special needs, Education Minister Adrian Piccoli announced today. The new rates come into effect on 1 May 2012. Mr Piccoli said that the NSW Government had taken swift and decisive action […]

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