Free school meals
Coronavirus: disruption to services
6. Students over 16
Some young people over 16 can also get free school meals if they claim a benefit in their own right.
Qualifying benefits include:
- Income Support
- Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
- Employment and Support Allowance
If you go to a school sixth form or special school, contact your local area education office to claim your free meals.
If you got to a sixth form college or FE college, contact the college direct to claim your free meals.