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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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…

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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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First female Vice Chairman of CIC receives honorary degree

In recognition of Francesca's outstanding contribution to Architectural Technology.

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BSRIA Briefing 2014

‘Smarter ways to better buildings’

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CIC 2050 Group held two successful Speed Mentoring Events

The events took place on the evening of Thursday 6 November …

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CIC provides advice on amendments to the Consumer Rights Bill

The Bill is intended to ‘clarify and enhance’ consumer rights

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CIC Chief Executive gives keynote address at CABE Conference

Graham Watts OBE spoke at the first Annual CABE Conference

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CIC Blog

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A review of the CIC2050 Group Construction Industry Survey 2014

A review of the CIC2050 Group Construction…

Article Posted 20/Nov/2014 What inspires you to work in the construction industry? [read more]

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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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Economic and Policy Forum meeting - November 2014

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Innovative approaches to curriculum design & delivery in HE

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ecoSHOWCASE - Bristol

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Flood Defence And Prevention Expo

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RICS BIM Conference 2015

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FLUID Diversity Mentoring Programme

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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CIC 2050 Group Construction Industry Survey 2014

Date of Report 28/Oct/2014

National survey carried out by the CIC 2050 Group to gain an insight into what inspires people who are currently working in construction.

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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 November update on City Growth Commission Report, Consumer Rights Bill, Training in London and much more.