Issue details

GM Adult Skills Programme (including devolved Adult Education Budget and Free Courses for Jobs funding) 2022/2023 academic year update and 2023/2024 academic year forward plan

To approve a cost of delivery exceptional payment to AEB Skills Providers for the 2022/2023 academic year.


To note progress of the 2023/2024 Adult Education Budget commissioning process and where applicable, the selected skills providers


To grant delegated authority to the GMCA Treasurer to take forward the AEB commissioning, including to contract award.


To approve the proposed indicative allocations and subsequent expenditure for the GM grant-funded further education institutions.


To grant delegated authority to the GMCA Treasurer to agree any minor changes that arise during discussions between each institution and GMCA.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/11/2022

Decision due: Between 1 Feb 2024 and 30 Apr 2024 by Chief Executive Officer GMCA & TfGM

Lead member: Councillor Eamonn O'Brien, Portfolio Holder

Contact: Gemma Marsh Email: Email:


  • Report with recommendations