Official Statistics

LA and school expenditure: 2017 to 2018 financial year

How schools and local authorities spent their funding on education, children's services and social care in the financial year 2017 to 2018.


LA and school expenditure 2017 to 2018: Main tables

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A summary of data from the consistent financial reporting and S251 outturn surveys covering:

  • the income and expenditure of local authority-maintained schools in England
  • local authority spending on education services and children’s and young people’s services
  • the latest position on school revenue balances

Pupil and school finance data team

Published 6 December 2018
Last updated 19 December 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated 'LA and school expenditure 2017 to 2018: Main tables'. The document describes the changes.
  2. First published.