DSA & DSA QAG Information

Recurrent funding for 2021-22

This publication summarises the Office for Students’ allocations of recurrent funding to higher education providers for the academic year 2021-22, to support their teaching activities. See Document Here.

Applying for Disabled Students Allowances (DSAs)

Information sheet and contact details from Disability Rights UK


British Assistive Technology Association (DSA)

Startling new evidence of a falloff in the number of disabled students taking up assistive technology recommended for them under the DSA scheme has prompted the British Assistive Technology Association to update its DSA reforms BATA report

Willets’ 2014 Announcement on DSA Changes

Willetts, D. (2014) Written statement to Parliament: Higher education: student support: changes to Disabled Students’ Allowances (DSA) 7th April 2014. Available from: https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/higher-education-student-support-changes-to-disabled-students-allowances-dsa [Accessed 21st February 2020]

Communication from DfE about 16/17 DSAs changes (15/11/2016)

Today we are publishing a number of documents giving further information about the changes to DSAs, and in particular detailing the recovery arrangements for the ECP – these are set out below.

2016.11.08-DfE communication on changes to DSAs for Disability Officers Money Advisers and appeals and complaints officers (ref 6-2016)

2016.11.08-DfE communications on ECP recovery arrangements to Heads of Finance (ref 7-2016)

2016.11.08-DfE communications on changes to DSAs for Needs Assessors (ref 8-2016)
2016.11.08-DfE communications on changes to DSAs for students (ref 9-2016)
Update to the ECP Pro forma – Final 14-11-16
A guide to completing the ECP Pro Forma – Final 14-11-16