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Education Funding Agency: Finance

Question for Department for Education

UIN 30138, tabled on 7 March 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what the budget will be for the Education Funding Agency in each of the next five years.

Answered on

15 March 2016

The Central Government Supply Estimate 2015-16 Supplementary Estimates (HC 747) was published on 10 February 2016 on GOV.UK and contains the Education Funding Agency (EFA) expenditure limits for 2015-16:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/supplementary-estimates-2015-16

The most recently published business plan for the EFA sets out the latest published EFA budgets and can be found on GOV.UK at:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/efa-business-plan-2013-2015

Key programme allocations for 2016-17 which EFA manage on behalf of the Department for Education were published on 17 December 2015, as part of the Local Government Finance Settlement. These include the Dedicated Schools Grant, the Education Services Grant and the Pupil Premium. These can be found on GOV.UK at: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/supplementary-estimates-2015-16

All Department and Agency budgets for the remainder of this Parliament are being finalised, following the 2015 Spending Review.