Free School Meals

Criteria for Free school meals 

should I apply?

You should only apply for Free School Meals if you receive one of these benefits:


·         Income Support

·         Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance

·         Child Tax Credit (not Working Tax Credit), with an annual income of below £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