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New Schools PPP

In 2017 and 2018 The New Schools PPP Project delivered 12 new schools across some of the State's fastest growing metropolitan and regional communities.

Project name

New Schools Public Private Partnership Project

Status

Service Delivery Commenced

Department or agency

Department of Education and Training

Private sector partner

Learning Communities Victoria comprising Amber as sponsor, ClarkeHopkinsClarke as architect, Watpac as builder, Spotless as facilities manager and YMCA and CERES as community partners.

Description

The private sector will finance, design, construct and maintain the new schools over a 25-year period. The State will retain school ownership and responsibility for delivering educational services.

Schools opened include:

  • Armstrong Creek School (Armstrong Creek Education Precinct)
  • Bannockburn P-12 College
  • Barton Primary School (Cranbourne South West)
  • Featherbrook P-9 (Point Cook South)
  • Hamlyn Views School (North Geelong SDS)
  • Harvest Home Primary school (Epping North)
  • John Henry Primary School (Packenham South)
  • Mernda Central P-12 College
  • Mernda Park Primary School (Mernda South)
  • Torquay Coast Primary School (Torquay North)
  • Tulliallan Primary School (Casey Central East)
  • Wilandra Rise Primary School (Heather Grove)

A Project Summary was released in March 2016 and is available at the link below.

Contact information

Wayne Alford
Director, Major Projects
Victorian School Building Authority
Email: alford.wayne.t@edumail.vic.gov.au

Victorian School Building Authority

Related information

Tenders VIC - New Schools PPP Project Contract

Reviewed 06/12/2019
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