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Coronavirus - Free School Meals Voucher Scheme

2 November 2020 - Food Vouchers extended

During October 2020 half term Bristol City Council made food vouchers available to children in Bristol who are usually eligible for Free School Meals.  Applications for these vouchers will close at the end of the day on Friday 6th November.

You CANNOT get vouchers from schools but you can request food vouchers by phone.  Call Bristol City Council on 0800 694 0184 to:

  • ask for vouchers

  • be referred to a food bank, for short-term support in a financial crisis

  • be referred to a FOOD club, for help feeding your family

  • find outmore information about community or voluntary organisations that can provide food

17 April 2020 -
changed financial circumstances and free school meals

If your financial circumstances have changed you may be eligible to apply for free school meals and receive a school meal voucher to the value of £15 per week.  To check if you are eligible please click on the link below and complete the required information. Click the link below.
Update April 17th - Free School Meals voucher scheme
As from Monday 20th April we will move to a national voucher Scheme for those who are eligible for free school meals.  You will receive an email from Edenred that will provide you with a 16 digit code that you can use to redeem your voucher and choose your supermarket eGift code.  For full details of the scheme please refer to the link below.
If you have any queries please email