Free swimming

29th June 2016
Pupil Premium – Free Access to swimming during school holidays for under 18’s
Applications for free swimming during school holidays can be applied for at any Leisure Centre upon proof of eligibility. Those in receipt of Child Tax Credit (CTC) only with an income of less than £16,100, Job Seekers Allowance (JSA), Employment Support Allowance (ESA), Income Support or Universal Credit are eligible to apply. Proof accepted will be the most up to date award letter along with
the letter issued in March/April advising of the benefit changes for the tax year of April 2016/2017.

Only the parent in receipt of the Benefit will be able to make the application and once made the free swimming will last for a 12 month period.
Please note, you can find out more about applying for Free School Meals on the Wirral Gov website:

As with the previous free swimming provision this is only valid during school holiday public swim sessions.