What we do

The Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) brings together the existing responsibilities of the Education Funding Agency (EFA) and Skills Funding Agency (SFA), creating a single funding agency accountable for funding education and training for children, young people and adults.

ESFA is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department for Education.

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Our management

  • Peter Lauener

    Peter Lauener

    Chief Executive, Education and Skills Funding Agency

Contact ESFA

For enquires relating to functions of the former Education Funding Agency contact:

Education Funding Agency
Earlsdon Park
53-55 Butts Road
Coventry
CV1 3BH

This includes academy or pre-16 provision, school building/capital provision or 16 to 19 provision (incl. 19+ continuing learners).

For enquiries relating to functions of the former Skills Funding Agency contact:

Cheylesmore House
Quinton Road
Coventry
CV1 2WT

This includes apprenticeships, 19+ adult education and ESF.

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question
  3. Make a new request by contacting us at:

For requests relating to functions of the former Education Funding Agency

Ministerial and Public Communications Division
Department for Education
Piccadilly Gate
Store Street
Manchester
M1 2WD

For requests relating to functions of the former Skills Funding Agency

Information Rights Manager
Skills Funding Agency
Cheylesmore House
Coventry
CV1 2WT


Corporate information

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