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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Managing Procurement Fraud

This CPD Accredited Course aims to help protect your business against expensive malpractices and fraudulent behaviour.  

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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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Construction output grows by 1.6%

In the month-on-month all work series in February 2021

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Construction Product Availability Statement

Statement from CLC Product Availability work group

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New Bristol Government Hub also receives Inclusive Environment Recognition

A second recognition at project level for HMRC

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CIC Chief Executive speaks at Canadian Construction Conference

The Canadian Construction Association Annual Conferenece

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Construction Leadership Council People Survey

Industry-wide survey measuring impact of Covid-19 one year on

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CIC Blog

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A bloke like me

A bloke like me

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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 Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG).

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Upcoming Events

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Net Zero and the role of MMC

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CIC SmartWorking Showcase Webinar

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NRAC Online Event

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New Thinking, Responsible Actions – Grenfell, Construction Professionals Respond

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CIC Economic and Policy Briefing - Webinar

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Inclusive Environment Action Plan

A new construction industry action plan to make buildings and public spaces more inclusive.

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Build back better: Improving the apprenticeship system to better support infrastructure - EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

Date of Report 01/Dec/2020

Executive Summary from the new research which calls on Government to improve apprenticeship system to create a better skilled workforce for vital infrastructure projects

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