Free school meals

Free school meals - telling us about changes in your circumstances

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You are responsible for telling us any changes in your circumstances which might affect your child’s free school meals, such as:

  • you no longer wish to receive free school meals
  • a new partner joins your household
  • you move house
  • your child changes their name
  • you change your name
  • another child reaches the qualifying age for free school meals
  • your child goes into care
  • your child changes schools
  • your child moves between parents and / or guardians

If you are in any doubt, please contact us on 0300 300 8306. A failure to report a change in circumstances could result in free school meals being stopped.