Free School Meals Form

You may be eligible for free school meals if you receive any of the following benefits:

  • Income support
  • Income-based Jobseeker's Allowance
  • Income-based Employment and Support Allowance
  • Child Tax Credit if your taxable income is less than £16,190 and you do not receive Working Tax Credit
  • The Guarantee Element of State Pension Credit
  • Support under Section VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999

If you receive Working Tax Credit you are not eligible to claim for free school meals unless:

  • You have stopped working in the last four weeks; or
  • You have reduced your hours to less than 16 hours a week (single parents) or 24 hours a week (couples) in the last four weeks

Any pupils receiving one of the above benefits in their own right also are eligible for free school meals.

Free-School-Meal-Form

Please click here to download the free school meals form.