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This document sets out the advanced learner loans funding rules for the 2018 to 2019 funding year (1 August 2018 to 31 July 2019).
The rules apply to all providers of education and training who hold a loans facility and loans bursary fund agreement with the ESFA. This agreement allows providers to receive loans payments from the Student Loans Company (SLC) on behalf of learners and loans bursary payments from the ESFA.
We have updated version 1 of the advanced loans funding and performance management rules to include specific exceptional criteria for FE providers who currently do not meet the criteria to apply for a loans facility.
We've published an updated version of the advanced learner loans funding rules 2018 to 2019.