Funding for different types of schools and settings

Funding for early years, academies, alternative provision, local authority schools, special schools, 16 to 19 year olds.


  1. School nurseries capital fund: application form

    Form and guidance for applicants for the school nurseries capital fund (SNCF).

  2. Setting up a new special school in Portsmouth, Bradford, Essex or Hounslow

    Guidance and application forms for setting up a new special free school, and the criteria new school proposers must demonstrate.

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Early years national funding formula: funding rates and guidance
  2. 16 to 19 funding: maths and English condition of funding
  3. Academies revenue funding allocations
  4. 16 to 19 education: funding guidance
  5. 16 to 19 Funding: how it works
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News and communications

  1. 16 to 19 funding: funding for academic year 2017 to 2018
  2. School revenue funding settlement for 2017 to 2018
  3. Letter to academy trust accounting officers: October 2016
  4. Fairer early years funding plan launched
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Research and statistics

  1. Evaluation of the regional academy growth fund
  2. LA and school expenditure: 2016 to 2017 financial year
  3. Planned LA and school expenditure: 2018 to 2019 financial year
  4. Academy transfers and funding England financial year 2017 to 2018
  5. Planned LA and school expenditure: 2017 to 2018 financial year
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. School loan schemes: implementation of changes
  2. Recouping local authority funding for free schools
  3. Early years funding: changes to funding for 3- and 4-year-olds
  4. Early years national funding formula: equalities impact assessment
  5. Revised 16 to 19 funding for English and maths: equality analysis
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Basic maths Centres for Excellence: list of institutions
  2. Alternative provision innovation fund
  3. Strategic School Improvement Fund: successful applicants
  4. Strategic School Improvement Fund: South East England and South London sub-regional improvement boards
  5. Strategic School Improvement Fund: North West London South Central sub-regional improvement boards
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