CP Associates
Specialising in Schools
Specialising in Schools


Who are we?


We are a professional surveying practice providing a total building project management and consultant service specialising in the schools sector.


What we do:

We provide a total management service for new build and refurbishment projects from initial briefing through contractor selection and management to project completion.

We are not builders or contractors, we work with you to ensure that your building project meets your requirements in terms of design and functionality, balanced against your budget. Then, through a detailed specification, tender the works to ensure the best possible price is obtained from relevant contractors, all pricing for the same specific design.  We then manage the project on your behalf. 

 Follow-on services include a tailored maintenance service. Providing both planned, mandatory checks and servicing plus emergency breakdown repairs.


Services included are:

  • Developing the design brief.
  • Providing estimate of price  - prior to any large commitment to ensure design does not exceed budget
  • Initial design 
  • Grant application (in the case of schools)
  • Planning application.
  • Full design. Including : CAD / Drawings - 3D visualisation - structural  design - mechanical and electrical specification
  • Commissioning of asbestos surveys
  • Production of a detailed specification - including a full bill of quantities.
  • Tendering of works to multiple contractors.
  • Appointment of Building Control authority.
  • Project management.
  • Variation control.
  • Client liaison throughout.

  • Ongoing mandatory services
    • Legionella
    • PAT testing
    • 5 year electrical testing
    • Emergency lighting
    • Fire alarm
    • Glazing
    • Gas soundness
    • Boiler testing
    • Fire risk assessments
    • Access audits 

 1500 Projects undertaken including: 

  • School extensions, school refurbishment, new 6th form blocks, sports halls, fire alarms, boiler plant, kitchens, IT Suites, Science labs, CDT workshops.
  • Church extensions, parish hall building, heating improvements.
  • Car dealership new builds.
  • Hotel extensions.
  • Industrial unit build and refurbishment. 
For further information please contact us:
TEL:  0116-2607211 
FAX: 0116-2605511
EMAIL:  info@cpasurveyors.co.uk