Buildings and infrastructure

Providing schools with support, funds and advice to improve infrastructure, from technology and faster internet to environmentally sustainable buildings and initiatives.

Victorian School Building Authority

The Victorian Government is delivering hundreds of upgrades, brand new schools and early childhood centres across the State through the Victorian School Building Authority.

School Provision Reviews

The Victorian Government has committed to making Victoria the Education State. Central to this is ensuring that families have access to high-quality schools, especially in areas with growing populations.

New Schools PPP Project

Fifteen new schools will be delivered across Casey, Cardinia, Geelong, Golden Plains, Surf Coast, Whittlesea and Wyndham through a Public Private Partnership.

Inclusive new schools

As part of the Special Needs Plan the Victorian Government committed that all new schools being planned and built and schools undertaking significant building projects would accommodate the diverse needs of students with disabilities and additional needs.

Asbestos Management Plan

A school's asbestos management plan outlines the responsibilities, procedures, protocols and systems to effectively manage asbestos and minimise associated health risks.

Identity and Access Management System - eduPass

To protect our secure websites and applications the Department uses an identity and access management system called eduPass.

Teacher and Principal Notebook Program

An initiative that procures notebooks to school staff to support and encourage principals and teachers to integrate the use of technologies into classrooms and administrative practices.

Technical Support to Schools - eduSTAR.TSS

Supporting IT systems in schools by providing specialist technicians and additional funding for routine support to ensure all students have reliable access to effective learning technologies.

Energy Auditor and Sustainability Services Panel

A panel of Department screened professional, qualified and value-for-money organisations that offer a range of auditing services to help schools to become more energy efficient and sustainable.

Schools Water Efficiency Program

An initiative funded by the Department and the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning that helps schools across Victoria to save water by introducing low cost water efficient plumbing solutions in schools.