Grounds Allowance is provided for ground maintenance and improvement.
Grounds Square Metres x Grounds Allowance Rate
Rates - 2020
20 cents per square metre
Additional maintenance blitz: 36 cents per square metre
The 2020 SRP
Grounds Allowance allocation is higher due
to the two-year ‘maintenance blitz’ in schools.
Allowance is provided to schools to ensure the grounds of the school are
The types of specific tasks that should be undertaken
Schools that have
already taken part in the Rolling Facilities Evaluation should be using the
School Maintenance Plan portal to plan and schedule maintenance tasks. For
further information see School Maintenance Plans.
should be charged to CASES21 Account Code 86505, Grounds Work Sub Program 6050.