Building Trust with our Private and State funded education estate clients

We understand that external factors can mean educational establishments’ needs and requirements must change and that they want to carefully research their options in a confidential manner. Our clients appreciate our discretion, and they trust us to provide them with the best building surveying services for their education premises.


School building surveys

Our team of building surveyors for the education sector are agile, trustworthy and experienced. They take pride in the work they complete and the building surveyor reports they produce.

Whatever stage your educational building evolution is, we can assist you by providing valued and tailored advice. Should your organisation’s needs be to grow or condense, we can provide advice on areas for opportunity that you likely hadn’t considered before.

We provide information and assistance with acquisition surveys, Quinquennial and planned maintenance and condition reports, and repairs and maintenance works. We also provide construction monitoring and party wall advice.

We can help shape conversations on your existing academic and non-academic premises to help ensure that the children under your protection receive it in the best space possible.


  • “We have a long-standing relationship with Aitchison Raffety across a range of professional surveying disciplines. They provide high quality services at competitive prices.”


Providing technical advice on your building space

Whether you are acquiring or operating an existing school, we can assist by summarising the condition, budgeting and reporting on future works.

We can also advise on specific defect analysis or building insurance valuations and reinstatement cost assessments.

Informed, Agile and Bespoke Building Reports

What sets us apart is how agile and tailored our reports are. We work quickly and commit to deadlines all parties agree on. We have been providing Independent and State-funded schools with informed building surveys for 25 years.

  • Bespoke consultancy services tailored to your educational needs.
  • Full condition surveys of all or part of your buildings.
  • Maintenance plans to help you prioritise your estate budget.
  • Guidance with building regulations.
  • Review current premises and suggest reconfiguration options to fit new requirements.
  • Building surveying for the education sector with an understanding of Independent, State or Academy Organisations.

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