Condition Improvement Fund (CIF) 2022/23 Round is Now Closed!

Schools and Academies have now submitted Applications via the ESFA to help improve their facilities, which will allow for a much better school experience.

The Condition Improvement Fund can be used to allow Schools and Academies to upgrade issues regarding roofing, windows, and general issues within the school. Maintaining the buildings safety and good condition.

GEA provide guidance and advice to our clients from the first initial consultation, to the final completion and ‘sign-off’ of the project, ensuring the process is properly managed and stress free.

 We will guide you through the whole process and submit comprehensive bids on your behalf, carefully targeting the ESFA guidelines, ensuring the best possible outcome.


  • Early Appointment of a Consultant
  • End of October – Application window opens for following year.
  • End of November – Deadline for new applicants to register.
  • Mid December – Deadline for applications.
  • Spring – Applicants notified of outcome.

If you are an Academy or School that has been unsuccessful with CIF in the 21-22 round, or are considering a CIF application for next year, we would be pleased to offer you an easy CIF Bid experience!