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

Review of Scottish Public Sector Procurement in Construction

As part of the Scottish Government's “Review of Scottish Public Sector Procurement in Construction” recommendations implementation, Construction Scotland would like your views to help shape the future direction of the Scottish Construction Industry.**

The recommendations of the review report cover a wide range of issues and Construction Scotland will consider these under the key themes of:

  • Contracts & Risk 
  • Payment Process 
  • Tender Process 
  • Sustainability 

These themes include 38 of the 66 recommendations from the construction procurement review that are being taken forward for implementation which are summarised here.

There is also the opportunity to be involved with construction industry feedback on the implementation of BIM, modern methods of construction and new and emerging technologies as part of the implementation of recommendations from the "Review of Scottish Public Sector Procurement in Construction".

If you want to get involved then please follow this link to register your interest before 11 December 2015.  You will then be contacted to participate in this vitally important debate regarding the future of the Scottish Construction Industry.

Further information is available here