Education and Training Directorate (ETD)

ACT Government Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development

Budget Paper 3: Budget Outlook 2017-18

Note: 2017-2018 funded projects are subject to final budget appropriations.

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Project DescriptionProcurement Branch

Total Investment

Expected Prequalification CategoryEstimated Call Consultancy Estimated Call ConstructionLast Updated
Better schools for our kids – Public school infrastructure upgrades
Disability Access Compliance
Environmental Sustainable Design
External Learning Environments
Joint Funding Works Program
School Administration and Support Area Improvements
School Learning Area Improvements
School Revitalisation
School Safety Improvements
School Security Improvement
Project Officer: TBA
Project No. various
Funding: Capital Works - Better Infrastructure Fund 2017-18 Budget Paper No.3
Commercial $20,700,000 (over 4 years)   14/6/2017AP
Better schools for our kids Belconnen High School
The Government is continuing to work to create a contemporary learning and teaching environment at Belconnen High School. This funding is in addition to the $17.6 million previously announced for the Belconnen High School modernisation project, and will fund further works including upgrades to technology areas, roof replacement and the development of a contemporary learning space.
Project Officer: TBA
Project No. various
Funding: Infrastructure an capital initiatives 2017-18 Budget Paper No.3
Commercial$5,900,000   14/6/2017AP
Better schools for our kids Expanding schools in Gungahlin
The Government will increase student capacity at Harrison, Gold Creek, Neville Bonner and Palmerston Schools. The Government will also provide playing fields and increase the capacity of the new North Gungahlin Primary School, which is due to open in 2019. This initiative will provide an additional 800 student places by 2021 and will assist in ensuring our school facilities support high quality local education.
Project Officer: TBA
Project No. various
Funding: Infrastructure an capital initiatives 2017-18 Budget Paper No.3
Commercial$24,072,000   14/6/2017AP
Better schools for our kids Narrabundah College and Campbell Primary School
The Government will upgrade facilities and remove hazardous materials to ensure these two local schools continue to meet the current and future needs of students, teachers and the community.
Project Officer: TBA
Project No. various
Funding: Infrastructure an capital initiatives 2017-18 Budget Paper No.3
Commercial$1,200,000   14/6/2017AP

Better schools for our kids New school facilities in Molonglo Early planning
The Government is undertaking planning activities for a new school in the Molonglo Valley to continue to deliver good and local schooling to the growing population in the area.
Project Officer: TBA
Project No. various
Funding: Infrastructure an capital initiatives 2017-18 Budget Paper No.3

Commercial$500,000   14/6/2017AP
Better schools for our kids Public school infrastructure upgrades
The Government will invest in the renewal of our public school facilities, including upgrades and extensions to existing classrooms, new classrooms, refurbished toilets and change rooms, garden and horticultural facilities, heating and cooling upgrades, and energy efficiency improvements. This initiative will ensure our facilities support high quality education.
Project Officer: TBA
Project No. various
Funding: Infrastructure an capital initiatives 2017-18 Budget Paper No.3
Commercial$22,985,000   14/6/2017AP