Consistent Financial Reporting

Consistent Financial Reporting

Consistent Financial Reporting (CFR) is the Government’s coding framework for school income and expenditure. A CFR return is required for all schools maintained by local authorities at the end of each financial year. 

CFR Framework for 2017-18 
 
The CFR Framework document for 2017-18 is available HERE. The guidance includes information on coding the apprenticeship levy - see category E08.
 
Submission of CFR Data for the 2016-17 financial year 

 

The deadline for submission of the 2016-17 Final CFR Report is Wednesday 7 June 2017.

The FINAL March P12 SAP reports for the 2016-17 financial year have now been issued via BSO Dropbox (03/05/17)

Once the SAP reports have been checked and all journals and asset and liability transactions have been posted onto FMS6 (or equivalent) schools are able to finalise and submit their 2016-17 CFR Report.

Please read the IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR SCHOOLS DOCUMENT before finalising your return.

Guidance on uploading your return to COLLECT - Schools Guide to COLLECT 2016-17 has not yet been released by the EFA. However, there has been little change in the process and in the interim schools can use the 2015-16 guidance document. Click HERE to access this guidance.  The 2016-17 guidance will be published once released by the EFA.

 

CFR Framework for 2016-17

The CFR Framework document for 2016-17 is available HERE

 

Submission of CFR Data for the 2015/16 financial year

The FINAL P12 SAP reports for the 2015-16 financial year have now been issued via BSO Dropbox (03/05/16).

When the SAP reports have been checked and all required journal, asset and liability transactions posted onto FMS6 (or equivalent) schools are able to finalise their 2015-16 CFR Report.

Important Information for Schools

Please read the Important Information for Schools document before finalising your return.

Guidance on uploading your return to COLLECT can be found HERE.

The deadline for submitting the 2015-16 CFR Return is WEDNESDAY 8 JUNE 2016.

CFR Framework for 2015-16

The CFR Framework document for 2015-16 is available HERE.

 

Submission of CFR Data for the 2014/15 financial year

The FINAL SAP reports for the 2014-15 financial year have now been issued via ANYCOMMS / Egress (08.05.15)

When the SAP reports have been checked and all required journal, asset and liability transactions posted to FMS6 (or equivalent) schools are able to finalise their 2014-15 CFR Report.

Important Information for Schools

Please read the Important Information for Schools document before finalising your return.

Guidance on uploading, checking and editing your CFR on COLLECT can be found here.

The deadline for submitting CFR 2014-15 is Wednesday 10 June 2015.

 

 

Please refer to the DfE’s CFR Online Guide for up-to-date information on CFR codes (2014-15 CFR Framework Document)

 

CFR Returns - Feedback to schools on the 2012-13 return (Most common errors - published 06-09-13)

 

Submission of CFR Data for the 2013/14 financial year

The FINAL SAP reports for the 2013-14 financial year have now been issued via ANYCOMMS (06.05.14)

When the SAP reports have been checked and all required journal, asset and liability transactions posted to FMS6 (or equivalent) schools are able to finalise their 2013-14 CFR Report.

Important Information for Schools

Please read the Important Information for Schools document before finalising your return.

Guidance on uploading, checking and editing your CFR on COLLECT can be found here.

The deadline for submitting CFR 2013-14 is 11 June 2014.

 

Other Information

2013-14 Consistent Financial Reporting Guide

 

 

 

Schools that require usernames and passwords for the Schools Financial Benchmarking Website should fill in the form in the link below –

https://www.education.gov.uk/researchandstatistics/stats/requestform

 

 

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