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This is draft guidance, and we welcome your feedback

This section provides guidance on the capacity, location, configuration, operation, and design considerations of bus layovers.


An overview of why bus layovers and driver facilities are required, relevant legislation, and roles and responsibilities related to layovers and driver facilities.

Bus layover

Guidance on the location, configuration and operation of bus layovers.

Driver facilities

Guidance on planning and design considerations for bus driver facilities.


Guidance on the consultation and consenting processes for implementing bus layover and driver facilities.

Post implementation

Guidance on the maintenance and operations of bus layover and driver facilities so that they continue to meet the needs of bus operations.

Future proofing for electric bus charging

Considerations during the design stage to ensure that charging equipment can easily be installed at a later stage.