Hurry – you have just days left to submit Covid school meal claims
If your school is planning to claim back the costs of providing additional pupil premium free schools meals during the Covid-19 pandemic, you have just days left to submit your claim.
The coronavirus (COVID-19) no recourse to public funds: free school meals additional pupil premium claim form is now live on the Government’s website which can be found here. https://form.education.gov.uk/service/nrpf
There is also guidance to help you correctly complete and submit the claim forms.
However, the clock is ticking, and you only have until 23:59 on 1 April 2022 to submit your claims.
The DfE has confirmed that no extensions to this deadline will be considered so ensure your schools does not miss out and submit your applications as soon as possible.
If you require help or advice, get in touch with us now.
Haslers’ dedicated team specialises in working with individual academies, Multi Academy Trusts (MATs), free schools and independent schools.
Our team offers expertise in all aspects of auditing, accounting, tax and business support in the education sector. Our experience of acting for a number of schools, and our in-depth knowledge of the issues facing them, means we can provide specialist, cost-effective advice and services to meet the audit and accounting requirements for free schools and academies both through the start up years and with on-going requirements and responsibilities following opening.
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