Free School Meal Entitlement
Important information for your application for Free School Meals and Uniform Allowance
If you are in receipt of one of the following:
- Income Support;
- Income Based Jobseeker’s Allowance;
- Income Related Employment and Support Allowance;
- Guarantee Element of State Pension Credit;
You should request a Proof of Benefits letter now via Get a proof of benefit letter. It will take at least five days to be sent to you. Once you receive the letter keep it securely and then upload a copy of the letter when you apply for Free School Meals and Uniform. This letter must be dated no earlier than the beginning of the month before you submit your application.
If you receive Tax Credits or Universal Credit you do not require the above letter.
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