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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CLC Welcomes Support for Industry in ‘Recovery Budget’

CLC welcomed the response to some of its key recommendations

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Cyber Aware

To help micro businesses with fewer than 10 employees & sole traders

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BRE Study on Approved Document B and MMC

Part B and modern construction technologies design and building use

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Industry mega-poll to track impact of PI insurance crisis

The industry is being asked to take part

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HSE announces new Chief Inspector of Buildings

Peter Baker current Director of Building Safety and Construction

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CIC Blog

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Tackling Diabetes Safety

Tackling Diabetes Safety

Article Posted 23/Feb/2021 by Kate Walker, Chief Executive, The Diabetes Safety Organisation [read more]

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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Raising standards, saving lives

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Design Risk Management - Principles and Practice Online Workshop

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The Construction Playbook - Commercial Pipelines

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Cyber Security for remote workers

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The Greener Recovery Festival

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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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