Free School Meals Voucher Scheme

Updated 27th April 2020. Dear Students and Families, The voucher scheme for eligible students is now underway, and most families should be in receipt of their eCodes/eVouchers.  A document containing questions and answers has been produced by the DfE, and a copy is available here.  If you need any direct advice following reading this, please contact school using the email address

Eligibility Criteria For Free School Meals Your child may be able to get free school meals if you get any of the following:

  • 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)