Have your say on mandatory concessionary fares scheme in Wales
Date published: 09/11/2017
Welsh Government recently announced the launch of a public consultation about arrangements for mandatory concessionary fares in Wales: Maintaining free bus travel for older people, disabled people and some injured service veterans.
They are consulting on options to improve access to and use of free bus travel in Wales. These include:
- Welsh Government becoming the Travel Concession Authority;
- increasing the age of eligibility for older people to match the UK state retirement age;
- the issue of 'companion' passes for disabled people;
- extending the scheme to include volunteers.
Deadline for responses 12 January 2018.
Find out more details and how to respond here >>>
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