Academies recoupment guide for 2013 to 2014

Guide for local authorities outlining how the Education Funding Agency calculates the adjustment of the dedicated schools grant allocation.

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Read our guide for schools converting to academy status for up-to-date information on the academy conversion process.



Recoupment is a method of adjusting a dedicated schools grant (DSG) to take account of the conversion of a maintained school into an academy.

This guide is to help local authorities understand how the Education Funding Agency (EFA) will calculate the adjustment of DSG allocation for academies eligible for recoupment.

Published 18 April 2013