News

15 May 2018

A New Generation for the Construction Industry

Build UK and the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) has launched a new work experience guide for the construction industry, designed to make it as easy as possible for companies to provide work experience placements that provide a stepping…

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14 May 2018

Are you ready for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)?

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on 25 May 2018 and it will be a significant shake up of how companies handle and process data. The Regulation will be enforced by the Information Commissioners’ Office (ICO).…

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11 May 2018

B&CE step towards the launch of its Occupational Health Scheme

B&CE has taken a step forward in the creation of its new digital occupational health management scheme, as the sector backs its proposed approach. Although industry has made great strides in improving safety, there are still improvements to be made.…

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8 May 2018

Tax Guidance for Build UK Members – May 2018

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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13 April 2018

Collab Group host their first annual conference

One year on from the Apprenticeship Levy, Build UK partner Collab Group are holding their first annual conference on how the apprenticeship levy has been received by both the industry and the Further Education (FE) sector, and to discuss the…

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11 April 2018

Government launch new measures to help smaller businesses win government contracts

The government have announced proposals to help smaller businesses bid to win government contracts. Suppliers will have to advertise subcontracting opportunities via the Contracts Finder website, and provide government with data showing how businesses in their supply chain are benefitting…

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