Consultation outcome

Savings to the education services grant for 2015 to 2016

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

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Summary of consultation responses, the main reforms and the government’s response outlining the next steps to be taken.

Original consultation

Summary

We're seeking views about how local authorities and academies can achieve savings in the 2015 to 2016 financial year.

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Consultation description

The 2013 spending round announced that the government will reduce the education services grant by around £200 million in the 2015 to 2016 financial year.

We are inviting views on:

  • how local authorities and academies use the education services grant currently
  • how local authorities and academies can make savings to the services funding by the education services grant
  • how the Department for Education can help local authorities and academies to make savings

Documents

Published 27 March 2014
Last updated 22 July 2014 + show all updates
  1. Added government response.
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