Primary PE and sport premium: summary

Find out the payment dates and allocations for 2022/23, and be clear on how you can spend the grant.

Last reviewed on 13 July 2023
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School types: All · School phases: Primary
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  1. You can carry unspent funding into the 2023/24 academic year
  2. How eligibility works
  3. Understand your allocation amount
  4. Payment dates
  5. Spending the grant
  6. Accountability

This article is based on guidance from the DfE and the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), and the conditions of grant for 2022/23.

You can carry unspent funding into the 2023/24 academic year

You must still publish information about your use of the 2022/23 grant on your website by 31 July 2023.

This is explained in section 4 of the conditions of grant.

How eligibility works

The funding only applies to primary schools. 

You'll receive the premium if you're a:

  • Maintained school
  • Academy or free school
  • Special school
  • Non-maintained special school
  • City technology college
  • Pupil referral unit (PRU)
  • General hospital

Nursery schools, studio schools, university technical colleges and independent schools don't receive the funding. 

Understand your allocation amount

For most schools, the pupil