Policy paper

Apprenticeship funding from May 2017

How apprenticeship funding for employers will work, including details of funding bands and the apprenticeship levy.


Apprenticeship funding in England from August 2018

Apprenticeship funding in England from May 2017


This policy paper explains how government funds apprenticeship training in England. This policy has been in place since May 2017. In August 2018, some changes to the policy will come into effect.

Read the equality assessment of the effect that this apprenticeship funding system will have on groups with ‘protected characteristics’ (for example a disability).

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Published 25 October 2016
Last updated 17 May 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added document 'Apprenticeship funding policy in England from August 2018'.
  2. First published.