Public wifi availability in council buildings - Thursday 6 October.

On Thursday 6 October, 5–6.30pm there will no public wifi available in council buildings. This is due to essential maintenance work taking place. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

Temporary extension to free school meals

If you are in one of these categories:

  • A Zambrano carer
  • Have the right to remain in the UK under Article 8 of the ECHR
  • Receiving support under Section 4 of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • Receiving support under Section 17 of the Children Act 1989 AND are subject to a NRPF condition

Then please complete our paper form for Free School meals application (NRPF groups). Download form

If you do not fall into one of these categories please complete the online form

Electronic (scanned) copies of supporting documentation are required to complete the online form - you will be asked to upload one or more of the following:

  • Income support - we require a recent letter
  • Income based Jobseekers Allowance - we require a recent letter
  • An Income-related Employment and Support Award - we require a recent letter
  • Child Tax Credit (not working Tax Credit) - we require a recent award notice 
  • The Guarantee element of State Pension Credit - we require a recent award notice
  • Universal Credit - we require a recent screen shot of your award
  • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 - we require a NASS card or Home Office letter 

If you do not have any of these documents you will not be able to complete this form.

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