condition improvement

Addressing elemental condition issues

The Condition Improvement Fund (CIF) is an annual bidding round accessible to Academies, small Multi-Academy Trusts (MATs), Sixth Form Colleges and VA Schools.
The majority of this capital fund is available to address elemental condition issues however a proportion is also available for expansion projects. The Department of Education (DfE) is expected to announce the next funding round of Condition Improvement Fund at the end of the summer 2021. Based on previous years’ experience, once opened applications will need to be made in October/November 2021 with the deadline for submissions in mid-December 2021. Successful projects will be announced in Spring 2022.

On behalf of Clients, we have submitted over 300 Condition Improvement Fund applications in the last five years.

AMR Consult has extensive experience of preparing CIF applications and administering successful projects. On behalf of Clients, we have submitted over 300 Condition Improvement Fund applications in the last five years. Project values range from minor roof repairs of circa £20,000 to large expansion project of circa £3 million


On behalf of our clients:

300 aplications


£20,000 to £2m

No win no fee basis

AMR works on a no win no fee basis with any consultancy fees funded by CIF on successful applications.

All our staff are professionally qualified and have relevant construction experience. We aim to provide a comprehensive and bespoke service to make the process as pleasant, efficient, and as hassle-free as possible. We would be delighted to discuss how we can support with any application you wish to make.

CIF Application

CIF Application

Previous Success

AMR Consult has progressively increased the number of successful applications over the past three years. In the most recent round of CIF applications we had over 90 successful submission. The cumulative capital value of all these projects was over £24 million.
With the submission process becoming ever more challenging and complex, we are confident in our knowledge and understanding of the process. This enables us to prepare and submit first-class applications, with all the associated documents, and each year we have increased the number of successful applications.

2018 -19

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2019 -20

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2020 -21

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