You may qualify for free school meals if your child attends a Nottinghamshire County Council School full time and you receive one of the following benefits:

- Income Support

- Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance

- Income-related Employment Support Allowance

- Support under VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999

- Child Tax Credit, but not Working Tax Credit and your yearly income, as assessed by Her Majesty’s Revenue and customs, is not more than £16,190. Note: Where a parent is entitled to Working Tax Credit during the four-week period immediately after their employment ceases, or after  they start to work less than 16 hours per week, their children are entitled to free school meals

- Guarantee element of State Pension Credit

An application form is available here for completion online or click here to download a copy.

Guidance paperwork is also availble here, to help you fill out the form.

If you would prefer to apply by phone then please call: 01623 433009

For further information access the website or telephone the advice line on 0844 980 8080 (minicom: 01623 436657)

Lines are open from 8am to 8pm Monday to Friday and 8am to 12noon Saturday.