News Archive

27 July 2016

Have Your Say on Occupational Health in the Industry

Build UK members can help build a healthier construction industry by completing B&CE’s Occupational Health Survey. B&CE, the not-for-profit construction industry owned pensions and benefits provider and Build UK partner, has recently completed the acquisition of Constructing Better Health (CBH)…

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25 July 2016

Timetable for Completing 2016 CITB Levy Return

CITB has written to employers setting out the timetable for completing the 2016 CITB Levy Return, a process which has been delayed due to system changes at CITB. Filling-in your levy return Employers will be able to fill in a…

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22 July 2016

Construction News Summit Programme Continues to Take Shape

The Construction News Summit programme continues to take shape with even more industry leaders announced to join the speaker panel at October’s event. The Summit, which is supported by Build UK and will take place from Tuesday 11 – Wednesday…

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12 July 2016

Ensuring Safe Site Ground Conditions

Build UK members, the British Constructional Steelwork Association (BCSA) and the Structural Timber Association (STA) have joined together with the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) and National Federation of Builders (NFB) to promote the need for safe ground conditions on…

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11 July 2016

Tax Guidance for Build UK Members – November

Members can access the Construction Industry Joint Taxation Committee’s (JTC) monthly tax guidance newsletter as a key benefit of Build UK membership. Members often register the difficulties they face in complying with changes to taxation rules and regulations, and can…

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9 July 2016

Finishes and Interiors Sector Creates One Stop Skills Shop

To support skill development and to ensure operatives hold the correct CSCS card for their occupation, the Finishes and Interiors Sector (FIS) has launched an online training course booking platform that automatically adds newly achieved qualifications to individuals’ CSCS cards.…

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4 July 2016

Build UK Promotes Construction with Sunday Times

Build UK was recently featured as a Research Partner in a Sunday Times special report on construction to showcase the wide range of career opportunities within the industry. The Easter edition of Raconteur, which has a readership of 1.6 million,…

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3 July 2016

Is Your Business Ready for the National Living Wage?

The Government will introduce a new mandatory National Living Wage (NLW) for workers aged 25 and over from 1 April 2016. The National Living Wage, initially set at £7.20, constitutes a rise of 50p relative to the current National Minimum…

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