What we do

We fund skills training for further education (FE) in England. We support over 1,000 colleges, private training organisations, and employers with more than £4 billion of funding each year.

SFA is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills.

Read more about what we do

We work on these topics

  1. Further education and skills

    The government aims to make sure that further education provides the skilled workforce employers need and helps individuals reach their full potential. Read more

Our management

  • Sue Husband

    Director, Apprenticeships and Delivery Service, Skills Funding Agency

  • Keith Smith

    Director, Funding and Programmes, Skills Funding Agency

  • Paul McGuire

    Chief Operating (& Financial) Officer, Skills Funding Agency

Contact SFA

Office address

Cheylesmore House
Quinton Road


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Cheylesmore House


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