Latest information and actions from the Education and Skills Funding Agency for academies, schools, colleges, local authorities and further education providers.


ESFA Update further education: 2 September 2020


ESFA Update academies: 2 September 2020


ESFA Update local authorities: 2 September 2020



Items for further education

Action subcontracting declarations (including nil returns) – final deadline for providers who missed 31 August deadline
Information independent training providers (ITP) financial forecasts
Information claims for 16 to 19 Bursary Fund for students in defined vulnerable groups
Information incentive payment for hiring new apprentices – applications go live
Information National Apprenticeship Awards 2020 open for entries

Items for academies

Information Academies Financial Handbook 2020 digital version published
Your feedback finance networking events survey

Items for local authorities

Information updated consistent financial reporting (CFR) framework 2020 to 2021
Information The School Information (England) Regulations 2020

Published 2 September 2020
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