Guidance

Further education colleges: financial intervention and exceptional support

Actions BIS and the Skills Funding Agency will take to protect learners when a further education college seeks exceptional financial support.

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This document sets out revised policy on the steps the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and Skills Funding Agency will take to protect learners where a further education college is encountering financial difficulties.

This updated guidance includes information on the:

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