Coronavirus (Covid-19) ‘Free school meal’ support to families with eligible learners

Week commencing 14th December

A BACS Payment was made at £3.90 per day for each eligible absence. (Schools closure day(s) due to INSET within this period were not included).

Payment for this week to those eligible free school meal pupils as recorded on their school register was made into bank accounts on the 11th January.

Weeks commencing 4th , 11th and 18th January

In line with Welsh Government’s announcement, schools will remain open only for vulnerable learners and learners of critical workers.  

BACS payments will be made at £3.90 per day to all eligible free school meal learners due to schools being required to move to on-line learning.

A BACS payment for the three weeks commencing 4th , 11th and 18th January will be paid on or around the 14th January.

Week commencing 25th January

BACS payments will continue to be made at £3.90 per day and will be paid on or around Monday the 25th January.

Thereafter, free school meal support payments will continue to be made on or around every Monday, until such time that Welsh Government have reviewed the situation and eligible learners are able to return to school.

If you receive a payment to which you are no longer eligible you will be required to repay it to the Council.

 

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