School buildings: ESFA Construction Framework

Information on the ESFA Construction Framework for delivery of school buildings

The Construction Framework is to support the delivery of the ESFA school building programmes and is also available for schools and local authorities to use for their own projects.

The framework is split into three value bands and each value band into regions.

  • High Value Band: £12m+ – Two regions

  • Medium Value Band: £4.5m to £12m – Eight regions

  • Low Value Band: Up to £4.5m – Twelve regions

The list of 33 contractors on the ESFA Construction Framework

The framework launched on 27 November 2017 and will operate for a period of up to four years.

ESFA Construction Framework: Access Agreement

This file is in an OpenDocument format

The suite of documents and tools for use when procuring school buildings using the ESFA Construction Framework can be found on the ESFA Construction Framework Templates page.

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Published 20 December 2017
Last updated 6 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. Five documents added relating to the Construction Framework
  2. First published.