If your child attends a tax-payer funded nursery or school, full time and in the Bradford district you may be able to get Free School Meals.
You can apply for school meals if you receive:
The way to apply is to use our online form. We can tell you straight away if you qualify.
If your child attends a school outside the Bradford area you need to apply to the local authority where the school is.
If your child goes to Appleton Academy, Bradford Academy or a further education college you must contact the school to apply.
All children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 get free school meals, but if you receive one of the benefits from the list above you may also get help with:
For each child registered for free school meals, schools receive a pupil premium of £1,300 (Primary schools) or £935 (Secondary schools) per year. This money is to help your child achieve their best at school.
If your circumstances change or your child changes school you need to tell us as your entitlement may change.