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Last updated on 19 March 2018
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Are schools obliged to offer breakfast clubs? We answer this and other frequently-asked questions (FAQs) about school breakfast clubs. You will find guidance on topics such as providing food, charging for provision, and Ofsted registration.

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  1. Must we offer a breakfast club?
  2. Must before-school clubs include breakfast?
  3. Must food provided at breakfast clubs meet the school food standards?
  4. Can we charge for breakfast clubs?
  5. Are FSM-eligible pupils entitled to free meals in breakfast club?
  6. What are the average fees for breakfast clubs?
  7. Do we need to register our breakfast club with Ofsted?

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