This policy provides information about how funding is allocated to schools through the Student Resource Package (SRP) for school infrastructure.
‘School-based funding’ is one of 3 categories of funding provided for by the SRP. Funding for ‘school infrastructure’ is one type of school-based funding provided to schools. The other type of school based funding is funding for School Specific Programs.
The school infrastructure component provides funding for school facilities and programs specific to individual schools. The infrastructure section provides information about the following specific types of infrastructure funding:
- Contract cleaning
- Cross infection prevention allowance
- Cleaning minimum allowance
- Grounds allowance
- Building area allowance
- Split-site/Multi-site allowance
- Annual contracts and Essential Safety Measures
- Workers’ compensation
Schools are expected to use SRP funds for the purpose for which it was allocated.
Reviewed 13 September 2023