2018-19 Capital Funding - bid for funding for the school condition allocation grant

The Department for Education (DfE) announced on 15 March the grant allocation for the financial year 2018-19 which reflects schools moving to a new responsible body, opening or closing.

In response to the announcement Children and Families are opening up the bidding opportunity to eligible establishments for capital funding.

With effect from Wednesday 21st March 2018, bids were invited from Schools to support projects that address premises related issues under the following criteria:

  • Suitability
  • Health and Safety/Safeguarding
  • Accessibility

The deadline for submissions has now passed and it is anticipated that establishments will be informed of the outcome of their bids by mid June 2018, following the Council’s internal approval processes.

For more information please view the 2018-19 Capital Bidding programme.