Schools Funding Consultation 2021-22

Closed 28 Sep 2020

Opened 9 Sep 2020

Results updated 22 Oct 2020

The attached file summarises the responses to the consultation  The results of this consultation will now be shared with the council's Cabinet on 24 November 2020.



This consultation paper seeks views on funding proposals impacting on schools, support for pupils with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and early years providers.  These services are all funded by the Dedicated Schools Grant (DSG) provided by central government. 

Copies of the consultation paper have been emailed to headteachers and business managers of all Surrey maintained schools and academies and to all members of the Schools Forum.  A copy is also available by emailing or by calling 020 8541 8010 

The results of this consultation will be shared with the elected Schools Forum and with the council's Cabinet. A summary of responses will be published on the Surrey Website.


Why we are consulting

Thank you for taking this survey. Please note we will ask you to provide some personal data. This will include your name and surname, as well as DfE number. (4 digits only please do not prefix with 936). The Headteacher name and Chair of Governors name may be required on school responses to enable us to be certain that the responses to this survey come from the appropriate authority where applicable.​

By completing this survey you are providing us with consent for comments to be shared with members of the Schools forum and with elected members for the purpose of informing discussions about 2021/22 funding decisions and publication of a summary of responses on the Surrey Website, as in previous years.
Whilst comments will not be attributed to individual respondents, it may be possible in some cases to identify a school from it's response.

Your personal data will not be shared, it will only be used for the purposes of validating the response and will only be kept until the data has been processed and validated.

Please note you have a right to withdraw consent for your information to be processed. If you wish us to remove your data please contact us at and we will endeavour to remove you from our database as soon as possible.

We will only use your personal data and information you have provided in relation to the purpose for which it was collected. We treat all information that we collect in accordance with our privacy policies

If you have any concerns or complaints about this process, please contact us at the same email address above in the first instance.


  • All Areas


  • Teachers
  • Headteachers


  • Schools
  • 0-5 year olds
  • 6-11 year olds
  • 12-19 year olds
  • 20-25 year olds
  • Special Educational Needs