Free School Meals KS 2

For children in Years 3 and above, school meals cost £2.25 per day. If you can’t afford this, you may be eligible for free school meals. To be eligible you must be receiving one of the following:

  • Income support or income-based Job Seekers Allowance;
  • Child Tax Credit with an annual taxable income of less than £16,190
  • Pension Guarantee Credit;
  • Employment and Support Allowance; income related
  • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999.
  • Working Tax Credit run-on - paid for 4 weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit
  • Universal Credit

To apply for free school meals you need to apply directly to the Local Authority by completing the online form found here.