American with Disabilities Act

Orange County Public Transportation (OCPT) provides complementary paratransit to eligible persons living within ¾-mile of OCPT’s fixed routes or those visiting locations within ¾ mile of the fixed routes.

​For more information on the American with Disabilities Act click this link.

Complementary Paratransit:

Orange County Public Transportation provides an equivalent accessible transportation option to people who are unable to use the fixed-route bus service because of a disability. Orange County Public Transportation provides rides, from origin to destination, within the ¾-mile of its fixed routes. To use OCPT ADA service please complete and turn in this form. 

Who should apply?

  • anyone unable to use the fixed -route service due to barriers (i.e. steep stairs, busy intersections, hills, lack of curb cuts or sidewalks etc.)
  • someone who has difficulty travel alone and /or recognizing new destinations

How to apply?

  1. Complete the application by clicking this link.
  2. Have your doctor, rehabilitation specialist or qualified health care provider complete and sign the professional verification section.
  3. Send completed application to Orange County Public Transportation Administration Office:
    • P.O. BOX 8181 Hillsborough, NC 27278 or 
    • Fax to: (919) 732-2137

* If you need an alternative format of this application or additional information, please contact us at (919) 245-2008 or ocpublictransit@orangecountync.gov*