School Clothing grants deadline is 30th June

 

In some circumstances a grant towards the costs of school clothing and footwear can be given if you receive certain benefits.

The current grant is £55 for primary school pupils and £60 for secondary school pupils. For pupils of statutory school age the grant is paid to parents; for pupils over statutory school age the grant is paid to the student.

You can apply for a school clothing grant if you or your family receive any of these benefits:

  • Income Support
  • Income-based Job Seeker’s Allowance (JSA)
  • Any income related element of Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)
  • Child Tax Credit (CTC), but not Working Tax Credit, and your annual income is less than £16,105
  • Both maximum Child Tax Credit and maximum Working Tax Credit and your annual income is less £6,420
  • Universal Credit, and your monthly income is not more than £610
  • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax Reduction

https://www.aberdeencity.gov.uk/services/education-and-childcare/school-life/apply-school-clothing-grant