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General 121: School Insurance Charges 2018/19

We have just processed the Schools Insurance charges for Maintained schools. You will be able to download the notifications from AnyComms this afternoon.

This year most of you will see either a reduction or an increase in your insurance recharge …

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Funding 45: Extra Funding – update

We have now been notified how much each school will be receiving as part of the £400m Extra funding for school announced in the Autumn budget for the little extras”.

The amounts can be found on the Government website (table

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General 120: Ten Tors Payment

The School Finance Team have been made aware that any school wanting to take part in this year’s Ten Tors will need to make the payment via Paypal only. All schools can use their procurement card to make this payment, …

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General 119: More Scam Email Attempts

Please be aware that more schools have received emails purportedly from the head teacher requesting that a CHAPs/same day payment be made. Same day/CHAPs payments requests are rare – so it’s recommended that if you receive a request, call the …

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General 118: Change in Pay Date

Payroll have sent the following message regarding the change in pay date.

During 14 June to 14 July 2018, we consulted with you regarding a proposal to change to one pay day – which would be 25th of the …

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General 117: South West Water

South West Water have advised the Payments Team that all payments received by them will be split between business and residential .

Therefore, with immediate effect all business payments (including all schools) to South West Water must be paid to …

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General 116: Fraudulent Invoices – Please Be Aware

Recently, another Local Authority received an email notification from one of their schools advising that account details had changed for one of their recruitment partners.

When the school received the notification via an email – that had appeared to be …

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General 115: Devolved Formula Capital (DFC) – Update

The Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) the 2018/19 allocations have now been released and are available on the gov.uk Website.

The specific document you want is “School condition allocation: updated for 2018 to 2019”. This will open …

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General 114: Online Payment Providers IMPORTANT

If you use an online payment provider and you have set up your income coding to include commas, hyphens, and/or initials/names, please note that Revenue will no longer be able to accept that format. Revenue are moving to a new …

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General 113: Cheque Banking

Revenue have received a letter from the Post Office (27/06/18) saying that they have received a damaged A5 envelope that looks like it may have come from a school. Unfortunately they are unable to identify which school as all the …

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