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School Building and Design

This page offers access to Guidance for School Authorities, and their Design Teams, who are involved in providing new or additional Educational Accommodation. It details the Design and Technical Guidance together with the procedures which must be followed where funding is being made available from the Department.

School Building Projects

The video below shows a sample of school building projects. This is also available to download in pdf format.


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Per Cent for Art Scheme

The principal aim of the Per Cent for Art scheme is to provide funding for public art features in state funded major construction projects. Check out this video showing examples of artwork or, for more information, see our Per Cent for Art Scheme page.

Latest Design Updates
Design Guidance
Technical Guidance
Exemplars & Template Designs
Procedures and Cost Plans
Appointment of Consultants
Tender Documentation
Per Cent for Art
Energy in Education
Building Works includes latest project updates
Planning and Building Unit contact information