What we do

We fund skills training for further education (FE) in England. We support over 1,000 colleges, private training organisations, and employers with £3.2 billion of funding each year.

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

Read more about what we do


Our announcements

Our publications

Our statistics

  1. Further education and skills: January 2017

    • National Statistics
  2. Further education and skills: November 2016

    • National Statistics

See all our statistics

Our management

  • Sue Husband

    Director, Apprenticeships and Delivery Service, Skills Funding Agency

  • Keith Smith

    Director, Funding and Programmes, Skills Funding Agency

  • Peter Mucklow

    Director, Intervention, Skills Funding Agency

  • Simon Parkes

    Chief Financial Officer, Skills Funding Agency

  • Matthew Atkinson

    Director of the Transaction Unit

Contact SFA

Office address

Cheylesmore House
Quinton Road


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:

Freedom of Information requests

Information Rights Manager
Skills Funding Agency
Cheylesmore House


Corporate information

Jobs and contracts