Apprenticeship funding

Changes to the apprenticeship funding system

Please see the following leaflet for information regarding the New Anglia LEP Apprenticeship Levy Transfer Scheme.

Apprenticeships are a devolved policy. This means that authorities in each of the UK nations manage their own apprenticeship programmes, including how funding is spent on apprenticeship training.

If you’re an employer with operations in Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland, you may also want to contact your apprenticeship authority:

For the latest information regarding apprenticeship funding, we recommend you visit the official .GOV apprenticeship funding page by clicking here.

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Extended Employer Incentives

The government has introduced extra incentive payments to support employers who hire new apprentices between 1 April 2021 and 30 September 2021. This is in addition to the £1000 incentive that is already provided.


How much will I be entitled to?

Employers who hire a new apprentice between 1 April 2021 and 30 September 2021 will receive a payment of £3000 (no age limit).

Please see the following document for further information: Extended Employer Incentives