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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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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Have your say in our major education and practice review

The Landscape Institute are carrying out a cross-discipline review

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After Grenfell Update from CIC Chief Executive

An update from Graham Watts OBE

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After Grenfell - Support Required

CIC is seeking to appoint a Project Team

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The Gala for Grenfell

A message from Arlene Phillips CBE

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CIC publishes Users’ Guide to Adjudication: Ireland

Guide focuses on adjudication in Ireland

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CIC Blog

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How can we hand over projects better?

How can we hand over projects better?

Article Posted 18/Aug/2017 Handing over projects from the project phase to the business as usual environment is often perceived as the end of the job by project practitioners and the… [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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North East Construction Summit

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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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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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