What is Post-16 Capacity Fund?

The Post-16 Capacity Fund is a government funded support package available to a range of Post-16 institutions, including:

  • Further Education Colleges
  • Sixth Form Colleges
  • 16-19 academies
  • Maintained Schools
  • Free schools

Post-16 Capacity Funding is available for education providers to help them accommodate the demographic increases in pupils aged 16 to 19-years.

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Why Eddisons?

Discover the benefits of choosing Eddisons below.

  • Over £120m in funding obtained to date for schools, multi academy trusts and colleges.
  • Offices all over the UK meaning that you have an education expert with local knowledge close by at all times – national reach with a local touch.
  • Unrivalled experience in all aspects of school capital works and related funding meaning that your bid is complete with every aspect of information required to successfully win funding.
  • Highly experienced consultants who truly believe in working honestly with schools and colleges as a partnership. We will always be completely honest with you about the likelihood of success of your bids as well as the condition of your estates.
  • We do not make a charge for bid writing so you know that any bid submitted by us is a good candidate for funding.

If you are interested in our service please contact us today for a free consultation.

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“We have many years of producing successful funding applications for a range of clients, and can give your application the best possible chance of success.”

Ian Harrington
Partner Building & Project Consultancy

Our Experience

For over 175 years, we have placed our clients at the forefront of everything we do. Operating nationally as team  we take the time to understand our clients’ objectives and deliver effective advice. Our surveyors work with the widest range of organisations delivering a comprehensive range of consultancy services.

We take time to understand our clients’ requirements and develop appropriate and cost-effective solutions. Our specialist knowledge and technical expertise combine to provide a first class service.

Where a client has complex requirements, we involve specialists from various parts of our business, ensuring that the advice given is appropriate and bespoke to the situation.

our team

We’re proud to employ more than 350 talented individuals working across a multitude of disciplines.


Eddisons is rapidly growing; emphasised by our nationwide office network which is now 25-strong.


We’re ready to take your call and can quickly pass you through to the right department.