News

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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10 April 2018

Tax Guidance for Build UK Members – April 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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9 April 2018

Key Dates for the new Tax Year

The new tax year for 2018/2019 is now underway and Build UK partner SimpleTax have provided the key dates for the upcoming 2018/2019 tax year. 31 July 2018 – Second Payment on Account for the 2017/18 tax year Alongside your…

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5 April 2018

CITB implement a new Grants Scheme

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) launched its new Grants Scheme on 1 April 2018, which is supported by a new Construction Training Directory and Construction Training Register. These are collectively known as the new ‘Training Model’. The new Training…

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4 April 2018

The Mayor’s Construction Academy Programme has launched

The Mayor’s Construction Academy (MCA) programme has now launched following the Mayor’s pledge in his manifesto to establish a construction academy scheme with the housebuilding industry to close the gap between the housing targets and the need for more skilled…

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