News Archive

31 July 2019

Build UK Members Improve Payment Terms

Build UK members are continuing to improve their payment performance based on data submitted under the Duty to Report on Payment Practices and Performance. Build UK began publishing this information just 12 months ago, ahead of the Cabinet Office confirming…

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17 July 2019

Build UK Statement on Prompt Payment Code

The Chartered Institute of Credit Management (CICM) has announced that it has suspended more signatories from the Prompt Payment Code for non-compliance with its requirements. Build UK believes that fair and transparent payment practices are essential for a successful and…

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11 July 2019

Tax Guidance for Build UK Members – July 2019

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 2019

CITB Updates Employer Portal for Grants

In response to feedback received, CITB is updating their Employer Portal for Short Duration grant reconciliations. New features will allow users to easily reconcile their Short Duration grant payments and claims. With these changes in place, you’ll be able to:…

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8 July 2019

Build UK Partner The People’s Pension Lowers Their Members’ Charges

Since 2012, The People’s Pension has grown to serve more than 4 million members from more than 85,000 UK employers of all sizes, becoming one of the largest workplace pension schemes. Provided by not-for-profit organisation B&CE, The People’s Pension uses…

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3 July 2019

Transforming Construction competition opens soon

Applications for the final round of Transforming Construction competition open on Wednesday 28 August 2019. A total of £36m is available for successful projects, with previous winners including MMC, robotics, AI and digital design. The Transforming Construction competition is part…

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