Schemes for financing schools
Statutory guidance for local authorities on producing and amending school financing schemes.
This statutory guidance is for local authorities.
Local authorities are required to publish schemes for financing schools, setting out the financial relationship between them and the schools they maintain.
This guidance explains the provisions a scheme must include.
Published: 26 March 2013
Updated: 17 December 2015
- Updated to include admissions appeals in the list of services local authorities can charge maintained schools for.
- Updated document to directed revisions concerning the publication of a register of governors’ business interests and the categorisation of finance leases.
- Updated guidance document.
- First published.