Guidance

Further education colleges: financial intervention and exceptional support

How the department will protect students when a further education college seeks exceptional financial support.

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This document sets out policy on how the Department for Education and the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) will protect learners when a further education college has financial difficulties.

This guidance includes information on the:

  • importance of good financial management
  • effects on a college when they seek exceptional financial support
  • decision-making process
  • relationship with area reviews