Information about budget and outturn statements on the planned and expected expenditure of local authority education and children’s social care functions, as required under Section 251 of the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009.
Instructions and Guidance for the financial reporting on the s251 Budget 2013-14 data collection.
General article 19 March 2013
Updates to information on Section 251 of the Apprenticeships, Skills, Children and Learning Act 2009.
General article 21 February 2013
Data on school balances.
General article 06 February 2013
Access to guidance and further information for local authorities regarding Section 251 outturn statement
General article 01 February 2013
You can download the Section 251 outturn workbooks from these pages.
Multi-page article 28 January 2013
Download the Section 251 budget workbooks from these pages.
Multi-page article 04 October 2012
A downloadable list of contact details for all 152 LA chief finance officers.
General article 04 October 2012
Information about benchmarking tables of planned expenditure drawn from the published Section 251 budget statements for the 2012-13 financial year.
General article 28 September 2012
From this page you can download the following summary - level LA budget data, detailed level information for both LAs and schools budget data.
General article 26 September 2012
Budget and outturn administrative directions.
General article 20 June 2012