86Grants, loans and other payments by HEFCWE+W
(a)make grants, loans or other payments in respect of expenditure incurred or to be incurred by the governing body of an eligible institution for the purposes of activities qualifying for funding by HEFCW under this Part by virtue of section 85(2)(a) or (b), and
(b)make grants, loans or other payments in respect of expenditure incurred or to be incurred for the purposes of the provision of services as mentioned in section 85(2)(c),
subject in each case to such terms and conditions as HEFCW think fit.
(2)The terms and conditions on which HEFCW may make any grants, loans or other payments under this section may in particular—
(a)enable HEFCW to require the repayment, in whole or in part, of sums paid by HEFCW if any of the terms and conditions subject to which the sums were paid is not complied with, and
(b)require the payment of interest in respect of any period during which a sum due to HEFCW in accordance with any of the terms and conditions remains unpaid.
(3)The power of HEFCW to impose conditions on the making of any grants, loans or other payments under this section to an eligible institution includes in particular power to impose conditions prohibiting, restricting or requiring the charging of fees in connection with the carrying out by that institution of qualifying activities.
(a)a condition is imposed under subsection (3) in connection with any grant, loan or other payment to an eligible institution, and
(b)the grant, loan or other payment is to any extent made in respect of persons undertaking training which is provided in whole or in part by another training provider,
then, for the purposes of the condition, fees payable by such persons to the other training provider are to be regarded as fees charged by the eligible institution.
(5)The terms and conditions must not relate to the application of any sums derived otherwise than from HEFCW, but this subsection does not affect the power to impose conditions by virtue of subsection (3).
(6)In exercising their functions under this section HEFCW must have regard—
(a)generally, to any forecast of demand for newly-qualified teachers that is notified to them by the Assembly, and
(b)in relation to any particular institution, to any assessment of the quality of the teacher training provided by that institution—
(i)made by the Chief Inspector for Wales, or
(ii)to which HEFCW think it appropriate to have regard or to which the Assembly directs them to have regard.