ESFA: remittance advice descriptions

In response to your feedback, the ESFA are updating the payment transactions names to use the full adult programme descriptions. These will start to appear in your remittance advice and the manage your education and skills funding from January 2019.

The change will apply to programmes paid on actual performance from January, and programmes paid on a contract profile from February.

The ESFA will update the ILR funding reports guidance this week to account for this change.

The ESFA have also added new detailed sections for the earnings adjustment statement report and the ESF supplementary data report.

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