Following the introduction of Universal Credit, we need to revise eligibility criteria for free school meals in Wales and are consulting on our proposals.
We are proposing to introduce an earned income threshold of £7,400 for Universal Credit claimants who want to claim free school meals for their children. We are also proposing transitional protection for families affected by the change.
How to respond
Submit your comments by 14 September 2018, in any of the following ways:
Download the response form.
Complete and return to:
Pupil Wellbeing Branch
Support for Learners Division
The Education Directorate