With over 1,400 projects benefiting from the DQI in the past 11 years, the Construction Industry Council has refreshed the brand and launched a new website: www.dqi.org.uk

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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CIC Policy Updates

CIC periodically produces Policy Updates which contain bite size information on the latest policy issues affecting the industry.

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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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CIC Services

Consultation Responses

CIC responds to consultations issued by a range of organisations on behalf of the membership to ensure that the industry has a clear, strong voice in discussions which affect construction…

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CIC Services

The Design Quality Indicator (DQI)

Enabling every aspect of design quality to be assessed at each stage of the construction process, from inception to post occupancy analysis.

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Construction Industry Summit

A flagship conference and networking event, led by the Construction Industry Council and the Strategic Forum for Construction. Organised by the industry, for the industry.

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Latest Publication

CIC Election Briefing

CIC publish Election breifing 'Constructing a Better Future' illustrating that issues affecting the construction industry are also crucial politically

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Latest News

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CIC seeks views on its adjudicator nomination function

CIC assess remit of the operations of the adjudication service …

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New CIOB President Chris Chivers inaugurated

Chris becomes the 112th President of the CIOB

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APPG for Excellence in the Built Environment

APPG for Excellence in the Built Environment has new officers …

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Workers’ health as important as safety – message from the CIS

CIS organisers announce Health as a Solution is the latest …

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BIM 2050 Group Response to the Edge Commission Report

We read “Collaboration for Change” as a call to arms.

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CIC Blog

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What next for Design Quality in Buildings

What next for Design Quality in Buildings

Article Posted 07/Jul/2015 Declining investment in Design Quality Guidance [read more]

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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Construction Industry Summit: Government and Industry in Partnership

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Education Estates Event

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Flood Expo 2015

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FLUID Diversity Mentoring Programme 2015

This innovative scheme was developed by RIBA’s Architects for Change and the CIC to address the retention and development of talented practitioners from diverse backgrounds for management and leadership roles in the built environment.

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APPG for EBE report: Living With Water

Date of Report 24/Mar/2015

Report from the Commission of Inquiry into flood resilience of the future.

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Policy Update


The CIC periodically produces Policy Updates for our members which contain bite size information on the latest policy issues affecting the industry.

Click here to read the June Update on : Implications of the Conservative Victory, Ministers in the new Government, The Edge Commission Report and much more.