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Academies finance and assurance steering group terms of reference

Terms of reference for ESFA's academies finance and assurance steering group for the 2020 to 2021 academic year.



The academies finance and assurance steering group enables the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) and academies to develop finance and assurance publications for academies together. The steering group includes representatives from different types of academies and academy representative bodies.

The steering group has 3 working groups to bring together academy finance directors, business managers and ESFA staff. The working groups are chaired by experienced practitioners and develop the detailed content of finance and assurance documents.

Published 11 March 2014
Last updated 2 September 2020 + show all updates
  1. We have updated the Academies Finance and Assurance Steering Group terms of reference for 2021.

  2. Updated the terms of reference HTML attachment, including new meeting dates for working group 3.

  3. Updated for the 2018 to 2019 academic year

  4. Updated for 2017 to 2018 academic year.

  5. Update for academic year 2016 to 2017.

  6. First published.