Must be paid in advance and NOT in arrears. The weekly cost of your child’s lunch is £11.00
Free School Meals - Change of Circumstances
If your circumstances change or you start working, you must tell us immediately as you are liable for payment of your child's school meals and paying the higher rate of Extended Day from the day you start working or when your benefits stop.
For clarification, even if you are on a low income but receive Working Tax Credit you will not be entitled to Free school Meals.
Please use the Free Schools Meals Eligibility Tab to check if you are entitled to Free School Meals.