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.

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

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APPG for EBE report: Living With Water
APPG for EBE report: Living With Water
Mar/2015

Report from the Commission of Inquiry into flood resilience of the future.

Free Download
Best Practice Guide for Professional Indemnity Insurance when using BIM
Best Practice Guide for Professional Indemnity Insurance when using BIM
Feb/2013
This Best Practice Guide deals with those aspects of BIM which relate to Professional Indemnity insurance.
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Built Environment 2050 - A Report on Our Digital Future
Built Environment 2050 - A Report on Our Digital Future
Sep/2014
A report by the BIM2050 Group
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CIC 2050 Group Construction Industry Survey 2014
CIC 2050 Group Construction Industry Survey 2014
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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CIC BIM Protocol
CIC BIM Protocol
Feb/2013
The Protocol is an important document that provides the legal framework which will facilitate and promote the use of BIM. The two appendices for this document can be downloaded separately.
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CIC BIM Protocol - Appendix 2
CIC BIM Protocol  - Appendix 2
Feb/2013
Appendix 2 of the CIC BIM Protocol
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CIC BIM Protocol - Appendix 1
CIC BIM Protocol - Appendix 1
Feb/2013
Appendix 1 of the CIC BIM Protocol
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CIC Highlights 2013
CIC Highlights 2013
May/2013
Celebrating CIC's key achievements 2012-2013
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Constructing a Better Future
Constructing a Better Future
Mar/2015

Summary Election Briefing. Recommendations on achieving quality and best value in the built environment

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Constructing a Better Future
Constructing a Better Future
Mar/2015

Full Election Briefing - Constructing a Better Future: Achieving quality and best value in the built environment

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Growth Through BIM
Growth Through BIM
Apr/2013
This report by Richard Saxon looks at ways to help maximise the growth effect of the Government strategy for BIM at home and in export markets.
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Infrastructure Carbon Review
Infrastructure Carbon Review
Nov/2013
The Infrastructure Carbon Review sets out a series of actions for government, clients and suppliers to reduce carbon from the construction and operation of the UK’s infrastructure assets, in line with the UK’s climate change commitments.
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Infrastructure Carbon Review Technical Report
Infrastructure Carbon Review Technical Report
Nov/2013
This Technical Report supports the The Infrastructure Carbon Review which sets out a series of actions for government, clients and suppliers to reduce carbon from the construction and operation of the UK’s infrastructure assets, in line with the UK’s climate change …
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Offsite Housing Report - Hard Copy
Offsite Housing Report - Hard Copy
Feb/2013
CIC was commissioned by DCLG and BIS to undertake a Review to consider and make recommendations to Industry and to Government on the contribution which the off-site construction sector can make to the industry.
Offsite Housing Report - PDF Copy
Offsite Housing Report - PDF Copy
Feb/2013
CIC was commissioned by DCLG and BIS to undertake a Review to consider and make recommendations to Industry and to Government on the contribution which the off-site construction sector can make to the industry.
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Outline Scope of Services for the role of Information Management
Outline Scope of Services for the role of Information Management
Feb/2013
This document outlines the role description of information management which may be included within a Scope of Service Agreement.
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Re-energising the green agenda
Re-energising the green agenda
Oct/2013
APPG for EBE Inquiry into Green Deal and sustainable building
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