Government Consultation on Entitlement to Free School Meals and Free Early Education for 2 Year Olds

Monday, 1 January, 2018 The Department for Education recently launched two public consultations on changing the entitling criteria under Universal Credit for free school meals, the early years pupil premium and the free early education entitlement for two-year-olds (2-year-old entitlement). Currently free school meals are “passported” by entitlement to other benefits that will disappear with …