School Meals

Hot school lunches are provided by EATS (East Anglian Taste for Schools), previously operating as Suffolk County Catering.

School dinners currently cost £2.30 per day.

Your child may be entitled to free school dinners if you receive:

  • Income support.
  • Income based Jobseeker’s Allowance.
  • Employment support allowance (income related).
  • Child Tax Credit, and you are not entitled to receive Working Tax Credit, and have an annual income (as assessed by H M Revenue & Customs) that does not exceed £16,190.
  • If you are supported under Part IV of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • Working Tax Credit during the four-week period immediately after your employment finishes or after you start to work less hours per week.
  • The guarantee element of the State Pension Credit.
  • If you feel your child should be entitled to a free school meal you can download an application form here.