Free School Meal Payments

Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council has decided to issue bank transfer payments to parents of those pupils entitled to free school meals who attend a school in the County of Neath Port Talbot. The amount payable will be £19.50 per week for each eligible pupil, this does not include nursery pupils. The payment will be paid direct into your bank account. Please note that the Authority is unable to make payments into post office or credit union accounts.

If you don’t have a bank account please call our contact centre on 01639 686868 to request a food parcel delivery.

How to receive payments

To receive payment you will need to complete the form below. You will need to provide the following:

  • Your bank account details (bank account number, sort code and account name)
  • Your child / children’s legal name
  • Your child's date of birth.

Please note payment cannot be made to a third party. Payments will be issued every Monday until further notice. This method of payment will continue for the foreseeable future.

We emphasise strongly the need to provide your details as quickly as possible in order that we may release your payment.