Is your child eligible for a school clothing grant?

Did you know that Argyll and Bute Council offers a school clothing grant for eligible families? 

You may be entitled to a clothing grant of £120 per child when attending Primary School and £150 per child when attending Secondary School. 


School clothing grants are available for parents who receive specific benefits. To qualify for a clothing grant, you must be in receipt of at least one of the following:


  • Income Support
  • Income Based Job Seekers Allowance
  • Income related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Council Tax or Housing Benefit
  • Child Tax Credit and Working Tax Credit
  • Universal Credit


Clothing grant applications for children due to start school in August 2024 open on 1 July 2024. You can also check to see if you are eligible for free school meals. For more information, and to apply for the grant visit the council website

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