Roles and responsibilities in property management

This directory page links to information and resources regarding school property management.

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  • Boards
  • Principals and Tumuaki
  • Proprietors
  • Property Manager

Further reading on the topics below is recommended for schools and proprietors to further understand their roles and responsibilities as they relate to school property.

State schools property management

State schools are managed in partnership between the Ministry and the school board.

State schools property management

Board role and responsibilities
Property Occupancy Document

Integrating schools into the state system 

State-integrated schools are former private schools that have become part of the state system.

Integrating schools into the state system

Private schools registration and management

Private schools apply to be registered with the Ministry. We don't own private school property.

Private schools registration and management

Public private partnerships (PPP)

A public private partnership (PPP) is an agreement between the Ministry and a consortium of private companies to build a new school or rebuild an existing school.

Public private partnerships (PPP) to build schools

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