Independent report

Review of education capital

How DfE distributes and spends funding on school buildings and facilities ('education capital'), and how it can achieve better value for money.

Applies to England


Review of education capital (April 2011)

Review of education capital: progress report (December 2013)


This review looks into the Department for Education’s (DfE) current capital expense. It also makes recommendations on what DfE can do to make sure future capital investment provides value for money and meets the need for more school places.

The progress report sets out the progress DfE has made against the original recommendations.

Published 8 April 2011