The Construction Industry Council (CIC) is the representative forum for the professional bodies, research organisations and specialist business associations in the construction industry.

BIM Regions

In March 2012 CIC was tasked with creating a network of Building Information Modelling (BIM) Regions to help raise awareness and the benefits of BIM to the industry as a whole and facilitate the early adoption of BIM processes and working methods throughout the UK’s construction industry. 


  • Interface with the core team and the emerging legacy support organisation to raise awareness of the BIM programme and its requirements
  • Act as a conduit for relevant information on the programme to ensure a consistent and contextualised message is disseminated
  • Enable regional engagement in national discussions
  • Encourage the sharing of BIM knowledge and best practice within the networks
  • Facilitate regional collaborative activity to support the development of the supply chain’s BIM capabilities
  • Provide linkage with the GCS BIM Task Group and the CIC BIM Forum Provide valuable feedback to the core team

To find out more about your BIM Region please see the Governments BIM Task Group Website