Free School Meals & Assistance with School Clothing for School Session 2022/23.
Applications are now being accepted by the Highland Council and will start to be processed over the school holidays.
ALL applicants need to reapply, and evidence of your income and bank account must be submitted with the application.
Apply online at: – https://www.highland.gov.uk/info/899/schools_-_grants_and_benefits/10/free_school_meals_and_assistance_with_clothing
If you are on Universal Credit, you require evidence of your current award, showing:
• Period Payment covers
• HC require to see ALL the elements which make up the award and all the deductions, including any for take home pay.
For all other Benefits we require ALL pages of your current award letter.
The Clothing Grant is £140 for Primary School children and £150 for Secondary School children, paid direct to the bank account you have provided.
Please note that HC cannot advise of the date you will receive your Clothing Grant, but they will deal with your application as soon as possible.