Fair school funding for all: completing our reforms to the National Funding Formula

Closed 30 Sep 2021

Opened 8 Jul 2021

Overview

We're seeking views on the approach to completing our reforms to the NFF and how we most effectively transition away from local formulae  to all schools’ funding allocations being determined directly by the NFF in the years ahead.

Why your views matter

This consultation is seeking views on the approach to completing our reforms to the NFF and how we most effectively transition away from local formulae to all schools’ funding allocations being determined directly by the NFF in the years ahead.

This is the first stage of our consultation: we plan to publish a second stage consultation with more detailed proposals, following feedback to this first consultation.

Audiences

  • Headteachers
  • Governors
  • Local authorities
  • School business managers
  • Unions and representative organisations

Interests

  • School and academy funding
  • School funding reform