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Renewing your child’s ticket

Your child’s free bus or rail ticket will be automatically renewed every academic year, unless you have applied based on low income.

If you applied based on low income, you will need to provide proof that you are still receiving benefit. You will receive a letter from us explaining how to do this.

If your child uses a bus, their old bus pass should be used to travel on the first school day in September. New bus passes have to be collected from the school’s main office on arrival.

If your child uses a train, rail warrants must be collected from Gun Wharf, Chatham, in the summer holidays and then exchanged for a ticket at a Medway railway station.

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      <p>Your child’s free bus or rail ticket will be automatically renewed every academic year, unless you have applied based on low income.</p>

      <p>If you applied based on low income, you will need to provide proof that you are still receiving benefit. You will receive a letter from us explaining how to do this.</p>

      <p>If your child uses a bus, their old bus pass should be used to travel on the first school day in September. New bus passes have to be collected from the school’s main office on arrival.</p>

      <p><b class="strong">If your child uses a train, rail warrants must be collected from Gun Wharf, Chatham, in the summer holidays and then exchanged for a ticket at a Medway railway station.</b></p>

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