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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About Us

Our Vision

To be recognised and respected by government and across the UK construction industry as an effective thought leader, representing the UK built environment professions together

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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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CIC publishes a Teaching and Learning Briefing Guide

Bringing inclusive design into built environment education

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Built Environment Professions back joined-up approach

Recommendations came from a meeting of 50 representatives

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Parliamentarians call on training overhaul to help ‘Build on Brexit’

Inquiry into the impact of Brexit on future skill needs

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Gala for Grenfell

Stars from the World of Dance unite to raise funds

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The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

The most prestigious business awards in the UK

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CIC Blog

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Qualification or expertise, does it have to be a choice?

Qualification or expertise, does it have to be a…

Article Posted 25/Jul/2017 The newly launched CIM Foundation course for the Construction industry [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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Flood Expo 2017

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Speed Mentoring Event

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Economic & Policy Briefings

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Healthcare Estates 2017

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Education Estates

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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 20/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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CIC do not disclose buyers’ information to third parties other than when order details are processed as part of the order fulfillment. In this case, the third party will not disclose any of the details to another third party.