Only complete this application form if you live in Tameside
Use this form to apply for free school meals
and/or help towards travel
or renew a previous application.
We will validate your benefit status during this application process.
If this is successful, your application will be confirmed.
If you have applied for free school meals the school will informed of your eligibility (if it is in Tameside).
If we cannot automatically match your benefit reference number to our system, you will be able to
provide us with your details and we will contact you.
The authority is under a duty to protect the public funds it administers and to this end may
use the information you have provided on this form within this authority for the prevention and detection of fraud.
It may also share this information with other bodies administering public funds solely for these purposes.