Who is entitiled to Free School Meals?


As a Sefton resident, you are eligable for free school meals if you receive any of the following benefits:

  • Income support
  • Income related employment and support allowance
  • Income based job seekers allowance
  • Support under part six of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • Child tax credit only with an income of less than £16,190
  • Pension credit – Guarantee credit.

If you think you meet any of the above eligibility criteria you can apply for free school meals by contacting the Sefton School Admissions and Pupil Support team on 0151 934 3456.

If you are entitled to Free School Meals this will also provide other opportunities for your child as the school will automatically be entitled to claim Pupil Premium funding which is used by the school to support their learning. 

For more information about free school meals in Sefton please click on this link to visit the Sefton website

Contact the School

Northway Primary School

Dodds Lane
L31 9AA

Main Contact: Mrs C Booth

Tel: 0151-526-2565
Fax: 0151-526-6303