U.S. Department of Agriculture Waiver RequestInformation about the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) waiver request protocol for Child Nutrition Programs (CNP).
The USDA Food and Nutrition Service established a waiver request protocol for certain CNP statutory or regulatory requirements. The CNPs include the Child and Adult Care Food Program, the Summer Food Service Program, the National School Lunch Program, the School Breakfast Program, the Afterschool Meal Supplement, the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program, and the Special Milk Program.
For more information, please see the USDA Policy Memorandum SP 15-2018, CACFP 12-2018, SFSP 05-2018 Child Nutrition Program Waiver Request Guidance and Protocol Revised (PDF).
Current Waiver Requests for the Nutrition Services Division
There are no current waiver requests at this time.
If you have any questions regarding this subject, please contact Heather Sashington, Program Accountability Administration Analyst, by phone at 916-322-2135 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.