Ohio State Highway Patrol

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is directly involved in school transportation through the school bus licensing and inspection programs.  Additionally, the OSHP is responsible for overseeing school bus construction standards with input from the Department of Education and a panel of stakeholders.

Contact Information

Office of Licensing and Commercial Standards

P: 614-466-4056


The OSHP has various school bus specific publications.  Click here to access the page containing these documents.


2014 School Bus Construction Standards

2014 School Bus Inspection Manual

2013 School Bus Inspection Manual

Addendum to School Bus Inspection Manual