ILR specification: 2021 to 2022

Funding model: field


Identifies the funding model to be applied when calculating funding for this learning aim.

Reason required

To calculate funding for this learning aim.

Schema definitions

XML Element Name
Field length
Data type
Minimum occurrences
Maximum occurrences

Collection requirements

  • Collected for all aims

Attribute Codes

10Community Learning
2516-19 (excluding Apprenticeships)
35Adult skills
36Apprenticeships (from 1 May 2017)
81Other Adult
82Other 16-19
99Non-funded (No ESFA funding for this learning aim)


  • In this field you must indicate the funding model which applies to the programme aim or learning aim

  • This field only identifies the funding model used to fund the learning aim and does not identify who the funding has been received from. To identify which agency is funding the learning aim, the Source of funding in the Learning Delivery Funding and Monitoring fields must also be completed

  • For further details of learner eligibility for funding, refer to the funding documentation.

  • Once you have identified the Funding model, including 'Non-funded', you must not change it other than to correct a mistake

  • Refer to the Provider Support Manual for further information about when to use particular funding model codes

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