Key dates for your diary

Key dates for your diary     

The following deadlines will require academy schools to provide the ESFA with certain key data.

As always, if you require help and support with collating this information and submitting your returns, please get in touch with a member of Education team and we will ensure that your returns are submitted accurately and on time.

Haslers’ dedicated team specialises in working with individual academies, Multi Academy Trusts (MATs), free schools and independent schools.

Our team offers expertise in all aspects of auditing, accounting, tax and business support in the education sector.  Our experience of acting for a number of schools, and our in-depth knowledge of the issues facing them, means we can provide specialist, cost-effective advice and services to meet the audit and accounting requirements for free schools and academies both through the start up years and with on-going requirements and responsibilities following opening.

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Form Go live date Submission deadline
Land & Buildings Collection Tool (LBCT)


5 October 202 November 2021


Financial Statement (FS)


N/A 31 December 2021
Accounts Return (AR)


4 November 021 25 January 2022
Budget Forecast Return Outturn (BFRO)


12 April 2022 17 May 2022
Budget Forecast Return 3-year (BFR3Y) 21 June 2022 26 July 2022


Key dates for your diary