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Free School Meals

Your child will be able to get free school meals if you get any of the following benefits:

  • Income Support
  • Income based Job Seeker's Allowance
  • Income related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Guarantee element of Pension Credit
  • Child Tax Credit (without Working Tax Credit) and an annual income (as assessed by HM Revenue & Customs) that does not exceed £16,190
  • If you are supported under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • 28 Day Working Tax Credit run on

If you are a young person aged 16 to 19 and claim any of the above benefits in your own right and you are still in full-time education, you are also entitled to free school meals.

For further information and to make an application, please click here. If you need help then contact Children & Young People's Services at Suffolk County Council on 01473 260989.