Phone: +61 7 3316 5800
QCEC is the approved agent to administer capital grants on behalf of the Australian Government Block Grant Authority (BGA) and Queensland Government Capital Assistance Authorities (CAAs).
More information about the Australian Government’s Capital Grants program is available here.
Information about the Queensland Government’s Capital guidelines can be found here.
Details of the Queensland Government’s External Infrastructure Subsidy scheme are available here.
QCEC’s role is to receive and assess applications for capital assistance from affiliated schools and make recommendations to the Minister for Education (Australian and State), make payments to schools, monitor the progress of projects and implement the Australian and State Government Guidelines as well as implement QCEC’s own Capital Guidelines and Conditions of Compliance.
|Capital round opens||1 October 2019|
|Final submission due||5.00pm 31 March 2020|
|New Schools Development Application (DA) approval due||31 March 2020|
|New Schools Development approval||31 March 2020|
|School visits||April-May 2020|
|Capital Programs Online closed||29 May 2020|
|Capital Assistance Assessment Committee||8-11 June 2020|
|New schools NSSAB approvals due||31 July 2020|
|Capital Reference Group Meeting||4-7 August 2020|
|Cost recommendations to BGA/CAA||19 August 2020|
|BGA/CAA recommendations to Minister||30 September 2020|
|Government approvals||Nov-Dec 2020|