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Free school meals (FSM)

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Service updates during the coronavirus crisis

Following government advice, we’ve had to make changes to many of our services. Please see the information on coronavirus page, which is regularly updated as new information and advice is released.

Specific service updates can be found on this page.

Luton Council service changes

We request all families with children of school age who are attending a state funded school to apply for free school meals. Only those in receipt of one of the qualifying benefit​s will be awarded with entitlement.

Qualifying benefits

Transitional protection

Universal free school meals

Pupil premium


Free school meals can be considered for children who attend nursery before and after lunch. The child should be accessing early education during a period that includes the lunch period.

For free school meals eligibility queries please contact your child’s nursery directly.

How to apply

What if I disagree with the outcome of my claim?

Families with no recourse to public funds (NRPF)






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Free school meals
Tel: 01582 510346

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