Below are our most frequently asked questions.
Will existing services continue?
Yes. Existing services will continue subject to the continued availability of funding at current levels.
Will the door-to-door services continue?
Yes, demand responsive and flexible services which operate door-to-door or close to a residence will continue to be provided as part of rural transport services.
Will passenger assistants continue to be provided and will drivers assist passengers with their shopping etc.?
- Yes, the provision of passenger assistance will remain a core element of demand responsive and flexible rural transport services.
- A core function of the Local Link will be to foster volunteerism in the provision of transport within their area. This includes building a panel of vetted participants in community car, car-sharing, volunteer driving and passenger assistance.