Bus Daily Inspection Checklist

Pre-Trip Inspection

  • Check & record oil level

  • Check & record coolant level

  • Fuel Level

  • Check steering

  • Check brakes

  • Check horn

  • Check brake lights

  • Check indicator lights & frames

  • Check mirror settings

  • Check external bus panels

  • Check tyres (incl. knock test, listen for hollow noise)

  • Check and/or clean windscreen

  • Check all door and hatch actions

  • Check bus & safety signage (clean & visible)

  • Check all seatbelts mechanisms

  • Inspect interior seats & panels

  • Check engine hatches are closed & operational

  • Driver Comments (if any)

Faults & Defects

  • Are there any faults?

  • Are there fluid level issues?

  • Are there any vehicle defects to be reported?

  • If Yes, list defects to be notified

Bus & Transport Details

  • Start KM

  • Finish KM

  • Distance Traveled

  • Fuel Purchased (litres)

  • 1. Time Started

  • 1. Time Finished

  • 2. Time Started

  • 2. Time Finished

  • 3. Time Started

  • 3. Time Finished

  • 4. Time Started

  • 4. Time Finished

  • Final "Fuel" reading

  • Final "Ad Blue" reading

  • The above checks have been completed, as required, and have been recorded pre and past bus travel on a daily basis.

  • Signature

  • This form is to be emailed to the Bus Compliance Coordinator at the end of each day and the fuel receipts to be provided weekly.

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