Above is the link for the School Meals website (Information regarding current menus/prices, special diets etc).
When you visit the School Meals website please make use of the checker to see if your child qualifies for a free school meal. Click on the icon below to check now.
Free School Meals and School Clothing Grants (FSM-SCG) for parents/guardians with an
active means tested claim for Council Tax Reduction (CTR)
If you have a child or children that have been in receipt of Free School Meals-School Clothing
Grant for the 2022-23 academic year, and you are in receipt of Council Tax Reduction (CTR), and
you meet the qualifying criteria (as noted below), you do not need to reapply.
Free School Meals and School Clothing Grants (FSM-SCG) for parents/guardians who do
not have an active means tested claim for Council Tax Reduction (CTR)
If you currently do not have an active means tested award for Council Tax Reduction, you will
need to reapply for Free School Meals and School Clothing Grant, even if you have received
FSM-SCG for the 2022-23 academic year.
Applications can be made online at www.dumgal.gov.uk/schoolmeals.
If you are unsure of your circumstances, but have been receiving FSMs, please email EducationBenefits@dumgal.gov.uk with any queries you have or for further guidance.
Unsure about whether your claim(s) will be carried forward or not? Please email and ask. If your child/children has received means tested Free School Meals-School Clothing Grant(s) in the 2022-23 academic year and you are unsure whether you should reapply, please email us and
ask at EducationBenefits@dumgal.gov.uk. Send us an email with your name, address and your child/children’s name(s), date(s) of birth and
the school they attend. We will then reply to advise whether you need to apply again or not.