Free school meals eligibility for disadvantaged migrant children made permanent

Fiona Simpson
Thursday, March 24, 2022

Eligibility for free school meals will be permanently extended to cover children from families who are unable to access benefits due to their immigration status, the children’s minister has said.

Children will also be eligible for the pupil premium and free home to school transport. Picture: Adobe Stock
Children will also be eligible for the pupil premium and free home to school transport. Picture: Adobe Stock

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