2020-21 Capital Funding - bids for funding from school condition allocation grant.
Applications for the 2020/21 school condition allocation grant closed on 3 July 2020.
The Department for Education (DfE) have, on the 15 April 2020, published the school condition allocation grant for the financial year 2020-21, the allocation reflects the schools moving to a new responsible body, opening or closing.
Further to the schools bulletin article of the 16 March 2020, due to the impact of COVID-19 the deadline for submission of bids was extended to 3 July 2020 and schools were informed of the outcome of their bids mid-september 2020.
The Bidding round is now closed .
In line with the DfE guidance, to ensure that Schools maintain a Safe, Warm and Dry environment for our pupils to attend, once all bids have been received from eligible establishments, a vetting process will take place to assess all submissions against the categories of allocation.
These categories are:-
- Poor building condition
- Health and Safety
- Building compliance
- Energy efficiency
Examples of schemes included:
Flat roof replacement - significant deterioration, subject to leaking or severe water penetration and;
Replacement Boiler - subject to persistent breakdown and permanent failure probable
Electrical rewiring - tests confirm major failure probable
For more information please view the 2020-21 Capital Bidding programme.