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Free school meals

Your child may be eligible for a free school meal.

All school children aged five to seven years who are in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 are eligible for a free school meal.

Children in other year groups may be entitled to free school meals if their families receive any of the following benefits:

  • Income support
  • Income related employment and support allowance
  • Income based Jobseekers Allowance
  • Universal Credit
  • Support from the National Asylum Support Service
  • The guaranteed element of Pension Credit
  • Working Tax Credit
  • Child Tax Credit

If you think you may be entitled to a free school meal because of your household income you can find out more on the Salford City Council website or ask at your school office.

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