Oireachtas Joint and Select Committees

Wednesday, 21 September 2022

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Education and Skills

School Transport Issues: Engagement with Minister for Education

Photo of Norma FoleyNorma Foley (Kerry, Fianna Fail)
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I will finish my point and the Deputy is free to come in. The nature of concessionary tickets is that a child can avail of a ticket if the bus has capacity. However, in the interests of fairness, those who meet the eligibility criteria must be catered for first and that is exactly what we have done.