Free School Meals & School Uniform Allowance

The Education Authority (EA) for Northern Ireland is responsible for assessing eligibility for Free School Meals and School Uniform Allowances based on Department of Education (DE) / Department for the Economy (DfE) criteria.

Free School Meals / Uniform Grant Applications 2020/21

  • Current eligible families - Claimants who are currently in receipt of support for the 2019/20 year will receive a pre-populated form for the 2020/21 year which must be completed and returned as soon as possible. Forms to begin arriving week commencing 6 July 2020.
     
  • New Applicants - New applicants will be able to apply online from Wednesday 8 July 2020. See below for more information and to apply.
Last updated: 07/07/2020