Free School Meals and Universal Credit – update

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Briefing originally posted on LGiU website
Published date
April 16, 2018
Categories
People, Services
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Universal credit

Attempts to simplify the way benefits are administered through Universal Credit raised issues in relation to the way eligibility for the free early years entitlement and free school meals are assessed, and therefore potentially on the Pupil Premium funding for schools and early years establishments.

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