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North Kent College: Performing and Production Digital Arts Facility


Approval Status


Fully Approved

Delivery Status


GBF Project Delivered

Project Completion Date


Spring 2022

The project will provide a new Performing and Production Digital Arts Facility at North Kent College’s Dartford campus. This will enable the College to maintain and develop its established strengths in performing arts and digital design, respond to growing student demand and contribute to the long-term growth of the creative and cultural sector.

Specifically, it will involve the construction of a new, high-quality two-storey building containing 2,836sqm of educational floorspace, including a performance venue, dance studios, music performance spaces, digital design classrooms and workshops, and a new food court and social zone serving the whole College campus.

Project Outputs/Outcomes
Jobs created/safeguarded 124
Learners assisted 650
New/improved learning and training floorspace (sq m) 2,836

£85m of investment to East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock

The Getting Building Fund focuses on projects that can progress quickly and that will stimulate and better integrate economies in some of the most economically impacted and COVID-affected parts of the South East.

£85m of Getting Building Fund investment has been secured, enabling delivery of 45 projects across East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock.

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Funding value: £12,301,796
Total Project cost: £13,980,777
Return to Capital Investment