FAIR PAYMENT Fair and transparent payment practices are essential for a successful construction industry with a strong and sustainable supply chain capable of meeting its clients’ needs. IMAGE OF THE INDUSTRY Construction is a diverse sector which offers a huge range of job opportunities: anyone, whatever they want to be, can find a rewarding lifelong career. The industry needs to actively compete to recruit and retain a workforce capable of delivering the wide range of projects required across the UK. HEALTH & SAFETY Continuously improving the management of safety and the impact of its activities on workers’ health is essential for any world class industry. PRE-QUALIFICATION Clients and contractors require assurance that the construction supply chain on their projects is competent. TRAINING & SKILLS With an increasing demand for construction projects, it is essential that the industry has the skills required together with a comprehensive training and qualifications structure.