Free school meals

All pupils in reception, years 1 and 2 in state-funded schools in England will be eligible for free school meals.

Shared parental leave

Sharing parental leave and pay with your partner on or after 5 April 2015.

Bailiffs on the way? New fact sheet

New factsheet with information about bailiffs and how to deal with them.

Have you been discriminated against at school or in college?

Updated information about discrimination in education, including how to spot it and action you can take.

Earlier collection times for Royal Mail post boxes

Changes to collection times and signposting to alternative late collections.

Discrimination at work

Updated information about discrimination at work, including how to spot it and action you can take.

Tax credits annual review deadline extended

You now have until 10pm on Wednesday 6 August to renew your tax credits claim.

Benefits and undeclared income

DWP to use HMRC Real-Time Information to uncover undeclared income, benefit fraud and error.

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