We are the Educational Building and Development Officers Group (EBDOG).

EBDOG has existed for many years and is made up of Local Authority Officers and property professionals who are responsible for effective asset management of school and other premises within their own Local Authority.

We are a subscription-free service for Local Authority Building and Development/School Place Planning Officers across England and Wales.

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Latest News

February 2020

DfE Modern Methods of Construction Framework Launched!

The Department for Education (DfE) has launched its new £3bn DfE Offsite Framework, also known as the Modern Methods of Construction (MMC1) framework, following completion of the evaluation of tenders.

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February 2020

Reinforced Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (RAAC) a guide for responsible bodies

The Department for Education (DfE) and the Local Government Association (LGA) wish to make building owners aware of a recent building component failure in a property constructed using Reinforced Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (RAAC).

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Government loans to build new schools alongside new homes

Department for Education offering loans to housing developers to boost new house and school building momentum

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Cancelled - School Places and Spaces conference, 12 November 2019 has been cancelled due to the general election / purdah

The DfE have confirmed the cancellation of this conference due to election period / purdah

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