Policy Recommendations

(i)  The New Zealand government should make a dedicated budget allocation for the provision of free primary school lunches

(ii)  Funding should be targeted to provide a free school lunch to all students enrolled at decile 1-3 primary schools

(iii)  Service delivery should be managed at the local level to encourage a community-based response to the problem of children’s food insecurity


Please see the full policy report for the discussion which builds towards these recommendations