The Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) has published the new adult skills fund (ASF) funding rules for 2024 to 2025.

The adult skills fund (ASF) will replace the adult education budget (AEB) from 1st August 2024 and the rules published today will apply to all asf-funded providers working with adult learners in non-devolved areas.

Read the full rules on the ESFA website

You can also check the funding rates for 2024-25 using our new funding tool.

Access the funding tool now

Watch our funding webinars

For more information about funding, sign up for our next webinar, Funding Fundamentals: Hints and tips using funding systems, taking place at midday on 21st March.

Available to watch on-demand

You can also catch up on demand with the rest of our Funding Fundamentals webinar series, including our recent Funding Fundamentals: National AEB Policy changes 2024/25 webinar, using the links below. (Please note, the Policy changes 2024/25 webinar was recorded before the final release of the new rules)

National AEB Policy 8th February | Available on-demand

National AEB Policy changes 2024/25 29th February | Available on-demand

Hints and tips using funding systems | Available on-demand

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