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

Latest Publications

CIC has a wide range of professional publications: documents, contracts, guides, reports, professional services surveys available to purchase or for free download.

Our publications cover various aspects of the construction industry in UK, such as building regulations, liability, health and safety which are revised and updated on regular basis. You can also view our Risk Managment Briefings here.

If you have any questions regarding the CIC’s Publications or Contracts please get in touch at publications@cic.org.uk or telephone 020 7399 7400

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FAQ’s

Bringing inclusive design into built environment education - A Teaching & Learning Guide
Bringing inclusive design into built environment education - A Teaching & Learning Guide
Jul/2017

For built environment educators to improve knowledge & skills in the creation of an accessible & inclusive built environment

Free Download
CIC BIM Protocol - 2nd Edition
CIC BIM Protocol - 2nd Edition
Apr/2018

Standard Protocol for use in projects using Building Information Models

Free Download
Essential Principles Guide for Built Environment Professionals - Creating an Accessible and Inclusive Environment
Essential Principles Guide for Built Environment Professionals - Creating an Accessible and Inclusive Environment
Mar/2017

The guide contains six principals as suggested by the Office for Disability Issues

Free Download
Essential Principles Guide for Clients, Developers and Contractors
Essential Principles Guide for Clients, Developers and Contractors
Sep/2018

The Guide sets out 6 guiding principles that can be applied from project inception and strategic definition, through preparation and brief, procurement and tender processes to appraisal of final outcomes.

Free Download
Users’ Guide to Adjudication
Users’ Guide to Adjudication
Feb/2017

The updated CIC Guide provides a general introduction to adjudication in the context of construction contracts, and in particular the right to adjudication in the UK and Northern Ireland. 

Free Download
Users’ Guide to Adjudication: Ireland
Users’ Guide to Adjudication: Ireland
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.

Free Download