Guidance

Mainstream free school revenue funding

How we calculate and allocate revenue funding for mainstream free schools in the 2017 to 2018 academic year.

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This guide explains how much revenue funding mainstream free schools will receive.

There is also a financial template that will help mainstream free schools plan their budget.

Published 29 November 2013
Last updated 9 August 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated to include information about the post-opening grant for presumption projects.
  2. Updated document for the 2017 to 2018 academic year.
  3. Updated document for the 2016 to 2017 academic year.
  4. Updated the document for the 2015 to 2016 academic year.
  5. All documents updated in February 2015 to reflect known changes to funding rates. Revised versions including 2015 to 2016 funding rates should be available at the end of March 2015.
  6. Updated 'Financial template for mainstream free schools: 2014 to 2015'.
  7. Updated the guide and financial template to reflect funding rates for the 2014 to 2015 academic year.
  8. First published.