Representing the interests of the bus and coach industry in Western Australia
By - BUS WA

School Bus Contracts – Five Year Review

The negotiations/agreed outcomes period commences shortly and runs for three months until the end of April 2018.  There will be several meetings held between PTA, contract representatives and a Minister appointed a facilitator, Mike Wadsworth, for this review. Mike is well known to the Industry havi...

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By - BUS WA

PTA Requests for Quotes

Towards the end of 2017, PTA did request some quotes for temporary school bus runs.  I did note that the quotes provided were extremely low and well below an equivalent ECM contract.  PTA School Bus Services was aware of this and did discuss this with me as they were concerned with the low tendered...

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By - BUS WA

Five Year Review – School Bus Contracts

The submissions period has been completed and in February 2018 we will start the negotiation process; this is where the real work will take place.  The first meeting has been scheduled for 31st January 2018.  Negotiations are to be completed by end of April.  The Minister has appointed a chairperson...

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