18+ Student Oyster photocard (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2019-03-21
Session date: 
March 21, 2019
Reference: 
2019/6317
Question By: 
Florence Eshalomi
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Following MQ 2019/3950 can you confirm how many 18+ Student Oyster photocard’s were issued to part-time students from 2003 to date? Please breakdown your answer by year and by the relevant qualification criteria such as fee waivers, access bursaries, hardships funds or loans.

Answer

18+ Student Oyster photocard (1)

18+ Student Oyster photocard (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Education establishments registered on the Transport for London (TfL) scheme verify a student’s eligibility. TfL does not hold data on why a student is eligible.

The number of part-time students with an 18+ Oyster photocard is shown below:

2010 – 6213

2011 – 8402

2012 – 6981

2013 – 7568

2014 – 5773

2015 – 5048

2016 – 5522

2017 – 5223

2018 – 4423

TfL does not hold data before 2010.