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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CICAIR Ltd Celebrates 20 years of the Approved Inspector Register

Approved Inspectors and industry professionals gathered to mark this milestone

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CIC is seeking a self-sufficient project manager

To help the accreditation process for fire safety consultancy & fire …

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Outstanding UK construction companies triumph at National Awards

CCS crowns Most Considerate Companies at 2017 National Awards

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UK National Tunnelling Day - 7 December 2017

Help promote UK Infrastructure

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CIOB calls for evidence into construction quality

Call comes from CIOB's Construction Quality Commission

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CIC Blog

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Climate Change & Project Managment: Re-Thinking the Relationship

Climate Change & Project Managment: Re-Thinking…

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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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Building Inner Wellbeing

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Healthy Design, Healthy Places

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The Liveable City - DISTRICT HEATING

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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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