Decision details


Decision Maker: Portfolio Holder for Children, Education and Families

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


That the Dedicated Schools Grant allocation and the methodology of its distribution be approved. 

Reasons for the decision:

The Local Authority is obliged to account for and distribute funding received from the Government for the purposes of Education in accordance with the relevant legislative accounting procedure. 


The Dedicated Schools Grant allocation for 2021/22 has been notified for the Local Authority as a total sum £324,345,304 of allocated in four blocks comprising the High Needs Block (£57,106,913), Early Years Block (£21,748,109), Schools’ Block (£243,399,723), and the Central Schools Block (£2,090,559). 


Publication date: 31/01/2022

Date of decision: 31/01/2022

Effective from: 08/02/2022

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