Online school payments

Pay for meals, trips and other school payments using iPay.

Register or sign in

Sign in or register using mygovscot's myaccount using the links on the iPay home page.

sign in or register for iPay

Register your child on iPay

Your child’s school will have sent you an account reference for your child.

On iPay scroll to link on account and enter your child’s account reference. Click find account and establishment. Repeat for each child you want to add to your account.

Forgotten username/password

If you have forgotten your username or password reset it using the ‘Sign in with myaccount’ button on the iPay home page.

Ordering a meal 

Pre-order your child’s meals or other payments.

You’ll then be prompted to register a card and make payment.

Checking your balance and making payments

You can pay using a debit or credit card. You can view your balance when you sign-in.

You must have at least £2.10 in your account to ensure that your child receive a lunch. This does not apply to children who receive free school meals.


If you have more funds in your account than you will use you can ask for a refund. Contact your school office. They will explain how you will be refunded. Refunds are not made directly to the card used.

Report a problem

If you have a question that can't be answered using iPay's online help get in touch using our general enquiry form.