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 23 November 2022
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School types: All · School phases: Primary
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  1. Spend your grant in full by 31 July 2023
  2. Eligibility
  3. Allocation amounts
  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.

Spend your grant in full by 31 July 2023

You must also publish information on your website about how you've used the grant by this date.


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. 

Allocation amounts

For most schools, the pupil numbers are based on data from the January 2022 census. For new schools or those teaching eligible pupils for the