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Skills funding letter 2015 to 2016

The SFA’s response to the Skills Funding Letter 2015 to 2016 which has now been published.

The Government’s commitment to high quality apprenticeships has been reinforced today, in the Skills Funding Letter 2015 to 2016 published by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills . This letter sets out the government’s priorities, as well as the funding for which the Skills Funding Agency will be responsible, for the 2015 to 2016 financial year.

Peter Lauener, Skills Funding Agency’s Chief Executive has sent out a letter to the sector following the publication of the Skills Funding Letter.

Allocations for the funding year 2015 to 2016

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The Skills Funding Agency will now calculate allocations for the 2015 to 2016 funding year and be in a position to allocate individual statements in March 2015.