Apply for Free School Meals / Uniform Grants

Free School Meals / Uniform Grants Application information and process.

Apply Online for September 2021/22

Free School Meals / School Uniform / Physical Education Clothing applications for 2021/22 school year can now be made online by clicking the link below. 

Parents/Guardians who have a child/children already entitled to free school meals during the 2020/21 school year also need to apply for these children (as well as any additional children) for the 2021/22 school year.   Please include in your application all children for whom you have parental responsibility and who will be attending full time at school or Regional/FE College.

Applications for Free School Meals and Uniform Grants can take up to four weeks to be processed.

If you have submitted the correct information as requested then only contact us if you have not received a response four weeks from the date of your application.

If you have not submitted the correct information we will email you, please check your email junk folder.

Payment of Uniform Grants for children aged over 16 will not be made until confirmation is received back from schools that they are registered for the current year. If your child is over 16 please do not contact the Meals and Uniform Helpdesk.

If additional information is required or any difficulty is experienced, parents can contact the Meals and Uniform Service.

Last updated: 17/09/2021