Free school meals

October half term free school meal support

COVID-19 update about free school meals

Apply for free school meals

Free school meals are available for pupils of parents/carers that receive certain benefits.

For more information read the free school meals eligibility criteria.

If you think your child may be eligible, you can apply online

Apply for financial assistance with school meals

No recourse to public funds

In addition, during COVID-19, the government has temporarily extended the free school meal eligibility to include some children of groups who have no recourse to public funds (NRPF).

Apply for financial assistance with school meals if you have no recourse to public funds.