Children and Families Capital Programme 2018-2019

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Opportunity to bid for funding - Capital Funding announcement

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

Together with the 2018-19 School Condition Allocation, the DfE  announced additional funding for the Authority in relation to a Healthy Pupils Capital Fund grant.

Children and Families are opening up the opportunity to eligible establishments to bid for capital funding of which establishments will be informed of the outcome of their bids by mid June 2018, following our formal internal approval processes.

Opening the opportunity assists eligible establishments to commission the works prior to the school holidays, where possible, which ensures spend within the financial year. 

DfE funding allocations comprise of three funding streams, these are held centrally by CEC for use within the Children and Families Service:

Basic need

All schools within the Borough will be considered under this category. Details of the methodology can be found on Appendix 1.

No action is required from establishments as the Organisation and Capital Strategy team will determine proposals, in consultation with all stakeholders.