Schools Summer Works 2020

The Summer Works Scheme 2020 includes 324 primary schools and 81 post-primary schools. A climate action initiative has been included in the Summer Works Scheme 2020 to ensure schools future-proof for electric vehicles. Any school which receives funding for car parking and play areas will be required to identify a point for electric vehicle charging. The funding will allow for specialist electric ducting under play and car parking areas in order to ensure resurfaced areas are not dug up in the future.

Following this announcement, in the region of €130 million will have been approved in respect of 1,184 schools in respect SWS for Categories 1 to 10.

In addition €17.1 million is being approved in respect of 163 schools under category 1 of SWS 2020 onwards.


SWS 2020 onwards Categories

Priority/Category 1: Life Safety Systems (Fire Alarm, Fire Detection and Emergency Lighting)

Priority/Category 2: Roof Works

Priority/Category 3: Electrical Works (other than Life Safety Systems)

Priority/Category 4: Mechanical Works

Priority/Category 5: Science Labs (incl. Gas Works)

Priority/Category 6: Toilet facilities

Priority/Category 7: Windows Projects

Priority/Category 8: Curricular Requirements (excl. Science Labs)

Priority/Category 9: Fabric defects

Priority/Category 10: External environment projects

Here are the list of  the live tenders currently for 2020:

Project ID Project Title Location Tender Deadline
1101737 School Summer Works Dublin 11 16/06/2020 12:00
1101637 School Classroom Upgrades Co. Waterford 19/06/2020 17:30
1101415 Life Safety Systems Electrical and Fire Door Upgrade Co. Clare 11/06/2020 16:00
1100894 Life Safety Systems Electrical and Fire Door Upgrade Co. Wexford 08/06/2020 12:00
1101870 School Electrical Upgrade Works Co. Tipperary 16/06/2020 17:00
1102382 School Life Safety Systems Co. Dublin 10/06/2020 16:00
1102504 Life Safety Systems Co. Wicklow 09/06/2020 22:00
1102515 School Electrical Upgrade Works Co. Cavan 12/06/2020 12:00
1102517 School Electrical Upgrade Works Co. Kerry 05/06/2020 12:00
1102874 School Life Safety Systems Dublin 10 15/06/2020 12:00