Consultation on the further education and skills funding system and methodology

Close date: 14 October 2010

The Government consults on proposals to simplify and improve the efficacy of the further education and skills funding system and methodology. This includes considering how to support reduced operating costs of funding bodies. The Government seeks views on its proposals in respect of: the funding and eligibility policy; setting funding rates and the funding methodology; allocations, procurement and contracts; and performance management, payment, data collection and audit.
Consultation document: A simplified further education and skills funding system and methodology (PDF format, 282K) (on the BIS website)