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Free school meals and school clothing allowance application
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Complete this form to apply for free school meals and school clothing allowance.
DO NOT use your back button. Use the buttons at the bottom of the page instead.
All fields marked with * are mandatory fields.
The more information you can provide, the easier it will be for us to respond or contact you again if we need more information.
The information you supply will only be used to process your request. Information will be passed to third parties where they are providing the service on behalf of Bolton Council or if we are required to do so by law. To find out more please read our
Please enter the postcode to find the address
Telephone Number (provide the area code and leave no spaces for example 01204333333)
Date of birth
National insurance number
Please indicate one of the following incomes you are receiving?
Income Based Job Seekers Allowance
Income Related Employment Support Allowance
Child Tax Credit (no Working Tax Credit) & annual income under £16,190 on HMRC award letter
Pension Credit - Guarantee Credit
Support under part VI of the Immigration & Asylum Act 1999
You will need to provide proof at any of our
that you are receiving this income. If you are also receiving any of the other incomes listed, you will need to provide proof of those too.
Please indicate below whether you will be providing proof or not
I will provide proof within 1 calendar month
I will not be providing proof
If no proof is being provided, please give reason below
How many children do you wish to claim Free School Meals / School Clothing Allowance for?
More than 4
Claim Reference Number