Holy Cross Catholic Primary School

'Living, Loving, Learning Together'

Free School Meals

If you think your child may be entitled to free school meals please read the information below and apply by clicking HERE


Alternatively if you provide us with your date of birth and national insurance number we can apply for you. 



Income related free school meals


Schools and local authority nurseries 


If you live in Liverpool and receive any of the following benefits you can claim free school meals for your school-aged child. This is also applicable to nursery-aged children if they attend before and after lunch sessions at a local authority nursery school or nursery class:

  • Income Support
  • Income based Jobseeker's Allowance
  • Income related Employment Support Allowance
  • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • The guaranteed element of State Pension Credit
  • Child Tax Credit  - as long as you have a yearly household income of less than £16,190 (as assessed by HM Revenue and Customs) and do not get Working Tax Credit
  • Working Tax Credit run-on (paid for 4 weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit)
  • Universal Credit.