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Facilities and assets

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  1. Document Title:Community Use of School Facilities PD/2009/0400/V03Schools are encouraged to make their facilities available for use by the community. This must be for appropriate purposes and must not interfere with the school’s provision of quality learning programs.
    Last updated16/03/2016
  2. Document Title:Demountable Accommodation for Schools Policy PD/2005/0261/V03The Department of Education provides demountable accommodation to school sites to supplement permanent facilities with reference to statewide criteria.
    Last updated09/09/2008
  3. Document Title:Development application notifications for neighbouring developments (responding to) PD/2005/0269/V01The Department of Education responds to development application notifications for proposed developments that are likely to impact on the operation of a school or TAFE facility and/or affect the health and safety of students, staff and the school or TAFE community.
    Last updated24/11/2005
  4. Document Title:Joint Funding of Capital Works in Schools Policy PD/2005/0274/V01The joint funding of capital works in schools encourages schools and their communities to contribute to the provision of school facilities through cost sharing, thereby enhancing the standard of facilities provided in schools for use by the wider community.
    Last updated16/06/2014
  5. Document Title:Mobile Telecommunications Facilities PD/2005/0148/V01The Department of Education and Training adopts a policy of prudent avoidance by not endorsing the installation of any mobile telecommunications facilities on school or TAFE property.
    Last updated28/10/2005
  6. Document Title:Naming of NSW Government Schools PD/2013/0440/V01Categories and steps for establishing the name or changing the name of a government school. Naming or renaming of government schools requires Ministerial approval
    Last updated16/12/2014
  7. Document Title:Surplus Land Sale to Non Government Schools Policy PD/2014/0460/V01A restrictive covenant to prevent the use of surplus school land/facilities for non-government school purposes will only be applied in specific circumstances where it is deemed appropriate, and will require the approval of the Minister for Education.
    Last updated29/04/2014