FREE School Meals

Free School Meals

Who can Apply?

Children in Reception to Year 6 can apply for the Free School Meals benefit via the council website. You may qualify if you receive any of the benefits below. If eligible then you should claim as that brings additional funding to the school and additional support to you and your child (see flyer)

  • Income Support

  • income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance

  • income-related Employment and Support Allowance

  • support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999

  • the guaranteed element of Pension Credit

  • Child Tax Credit (provided you’re not also entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual gross income of no more than £16,190)

  • Working Tax Credit run-on - paid for 4 weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit

  • Universal Credit - if you apply on or after 1 April 2018 your household income must be less than £7,400 a year (after tax and not including any benefits you get)

Free School Meals Offer for Raglan Pupils 2022:23.pdf