Eligibility for Para Transpo Services

Para Transpo service is available to residents of the City of Ottawa who successfully complete the application and registration process.



TTY 613-244-4833

Heures d'ouverture :
Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Register for Para Transpo services by completing an application form (see links for forms below).

The form must be signed by an appropriate health care professional such as a physician, a physiotherapist, an occupational therapist, or a chiropractor. (If you prefer, you may contact Para Transpo at 613-244-1289 to receive your Para Transpo application form by mail.)

Para Transpo service is also available to qualified people visiting Ottawa on a temporary basis, who also have a mobility impairment which prevents them from using conventional OC Transpo bus service. Applicants for temporary service should contact Para Transpo registration service prior to submitting an application.

Application Form for Para Transpo Services:

You can view this application form in:

* NOTE: The fillable form is best viewed in Internet Explorer (IE). If using Google Chrome or Firefox and you are not able to open the PDF, please right click on the link, choose ' Save link as...' and re-open in Adobe Reader or Acrobat.     

How Will I Get Through The Gate?

The fare gates at O-Train stations accept Presto cards, U-Pass, STO Multi cards, or OC Transpo bus transfers.

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You will still need to pay the full fare to ride Para Transpo on Wednesdays.

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