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Channel Islands Christmas Lottery First Prize Update
Wednesday 13 December 2017

The guaranteed first prize in this year's Channel Islands Christmas Lottery has now risen to £950,000.

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Community Hubs crucial part of HSC's transformation plans
Tuesday 12 December 2017

Supporting the delivery of effective community care is one of the key aims underpinning the proposed transformation of health and care services, the President of the Committee for Health and Social Care has said.

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Guernsey Armed Forces Covenant to be signed
Monday 11 December 2017

At 2.30pm tomorrow, Tuesday 12th December, the Guernsey Armed Forces Covenant will be signed by the Lt-Governor, the Bailiff and the President, Policy & Resources Committee on behalf of the people of Guernsey.

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School uniform grant

Contact Us - Social Security

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The Uniform Grant is a means tested benefit, issued annually, intended to assist you in providing a basic school uniform for your children. The amount of grant you receive is calculated with reference to your annual household income and allowed expenses.

Responsibility for the school uniform clothing and educational maintenance grant was transferred from Education Services to Social Security from 2016.

The claim forms are available from 1 July each year. You can complete an electronic application form by using the link provided on this page or print the application form that is provided on this page, for completion and posting. You can also contact us on 732500 or pop in to see us at Edward T Wheadon house to ask about making an application. 

  • List of vendors available with uniform grant

    • Fletchersports
    • Intersport
    • M&S
    • Podgers
    • Shoestring
    • Shoe Zone
    • Sole Mates


How we collect and use information

The Committee for  Employment & Social Security processes personal information for social security purposes in order to carry out functions relating to the relevant social security and associated legislation that it administers. The information collected will depend on your business with us, but will be no more than is required for that purpose. We may get information about you from others for any of our purposes if the law allows us to do so.  We may also share information with certain other organisations if the law allows us to. Any personal information you give to us will be processed in accordance with the Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2001. If you wish to know more about the information we have about you, or about the way we use it, you can ask at the Office of the Committee for Employment & Social Security.



Uniform Grant Application 2017-2018 (Printable Form)

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