The Construction Industry Council (CIC) is the representative forum for the professional bodies, research organisations and specialist business associations in the construction industry.

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Our Mission

To improve the UK construction industry by collectively representing and supporting the built environment professions

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Risk Managment Briefings

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The Risk Management Briefings cover aspects of liability pertinent to those in the construction professions and allied bodies. These publications are continually reviewed and updated.

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Design Quality Indicator

A process that enables every aspect of design quality to be assessed at each stage of the construction process, from inception to post occupancy analysis. The solution to improving design Quality.

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CIC's wide range of publications

Including professional publications: documents, contracts, guides, reports, professional services surveys available to purchase or free download

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Latest News

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Tony Burton awarded CIC Honorary Affiliate Membership

Tony is CIC's immediate past Chairman

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CIC 2017 Inclusive Environment Award Shortlist Announced

Award now in its second year

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NBS Construction Contracts and Law Survey 2017

Closing date 24 September 2017

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CCS reaches major 100,000 milestone

Considerate Constructors Scheme reaches milestone in 20th Year

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#iBuiltThis2017 campaign judging panel annouced

Campaign entry submissions will be open on 4 September 2017

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CIC Blog

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Building a new economy within the Construction Industry

Building a new economy within the Construction…

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Approved Inspectors

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Approved Inspectors Register

CIC maintains and operates the Approved Inspectors register as the body Designated by the Secretary of State, administered by the Department for Communities and Local Government (CLG).

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Upcoming Events

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Flood Expo 2017

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Speed Mentoring Event

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The Access Association Seminar 2017

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Economic & Policy Briefings

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Healthcare Estates 2017

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Built Environment Professional Education [BEPE] Project

A joint government / Mayor of London Paralympic Legacy Project building on the legacy of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games

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Users’ Guide to Adjudication: Ireland

Date of Report 26/Jul/2017

This Guide provides a general introduction to adjudication in the context of construction contracts, and in particular the right to adjudication in Ireland.

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