Yes, buses being used to carry children under the age of 16 to and from school at the beginning and end of the day must display a special prescribed sign both at the front and the rear of the vehicle.
Minibuses operated using section 19 permits which provide home-to-school transport should display school bus signs.
The signs must have a black border enclosing a silhouette of two children on a yellow reflective background. There should be a sign displayed at the front of the vehicle which must be at least 250mm × 250mm with the black border not more than 20mm wide and one displayed at the rear of the vehicle at least 400mm × 400mm with the black border not more than 30mm wide.
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