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||26 October 2020|
|New School Demographics reports due||2 November 2020|
|Capital Applications to BGA/CAA due 5:00pm||31 March 2021|
|New School Development Application Approval||31 March 2021|
|Existing School DA - provision of pre-lodgement meeting minutes||31 March 2021|
|School Visits||April- May 2021|
|Capital Programs Online Close||21 May 2021|
|Capital Assistance Assessment Committee meeting||7-10 June 2021|
|New Schools Non-State Schools Accreditation Board Approvals||30 June 2021|
|Capital Assistance Reference Group Project Cost Review Meeting||2-5 August 2021|
|Cost recommendations to BGA/CAA||16 August 2021|
|BGA/CAA recommendations to relevant Ministers||30 September 2021|
|Government Approvals||Nov-Dec 2021|