Finance

Budgets

Information on School Budget Share, Budget Preparation and Budget Monitoring

Coding and Consistent Financial Reporting (CFR)

The CFR Coding structure, examples of Capital expenditure and the School Journal Transfer System

Policy and Manuals

Finance and Procurement Policies

Consultations

This page covers all aspects of the Schools’ Formula Consultation

Local Payment Schools

Policies, procedures and VAT Return Submission form for LPS

Forms

Electronic forms that can be completed online and submitted to the appropriate mailbox

Financial Intervention Panel, Schools (FIPS)

Information, guidance and links to assist you through the FIPS process

Education Finance Blog

A link to the Education Finance Blog homepage

Benchmarking

Section 251 budget and outturn statements and Metric Tool

Growth Funds/Falling Rolls

Information on both Growth Funds and Falling Rolls criteria

Mutual Fund

Information, guidance and submission form for the Mutual Fund absence scheme

Early Years Funding Consultation

Information and guidance for the Early Years Funding Formula, Devon’s Consultation and FAQ

Additional Educational Needs

Information and guidance on AEN and funding criteria

Federations

Useful information and guidance for federations

Academisation

Useful guidance for schools looking to convert to academy