Free School Meals
|School meals offer great value for money and provide your child with a nutritious, tasty meal cooked fresh every day.
School meals are:
Primary School Three Choice Menu
Free school meals
Under the Government’s Universal Infant Free School Meals Initiative, all pupils in reception, Year 1 and Year 2 can now receive a free school lunch.
School meals are free for your child or children if you receive
How to apply
If you submit a claim for Housing Benefit and Council Tax Reduction and you are in receipt of one of the qualifying incomes listed above, you will automatically be assessed your entitlement to Free School Meals (FSM). This is completed at the point that your entitlement to Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax Reduction is assessed. There is no need for you to apply separately for FSM.
If you are in receipt of Universal Credit and have an annual net earned income not exceeding £7,400, you should complete the Free School Meals Application Form.
Apply for school meals
Residents in receipt of Universal Credit should complete the free school meals application form and return it to any One Stop Shop.