ESFA R04 Submission Information and Advice

The R04 submission window is currently open – the guaranteed collection availability started 18th November and closes at 18:00 on Thursday 5th December.    

If you’re experiencing Rule Violations, please refer to our guidance on Resolving ILR Rule Violations.   

As always, please contact us via or on 01603 492620 if you need assistance.   

Useful links:   

Provider Support Manual (v1) 
ILR Specification (v2) 
Validation Rules (Rule Violations) spreadsheet (v3) 
Submit Learner Data (SLD) hub 
SLD Known Issues spreadsheet 
Download the FIS (Latest version is 1.0.9) 

Known issues (we’ll keep this section updated throughout submission):

No known issues at this time.