Finance & Legislation

Considerate Constructors Scheme unveils new monitoring Checklist

The updated Monitors' Checklist came into force on 1 January 2017.

Rebuilding the Construction Industry

Barnaby Redwood explains why R&D tax relief can no longer be an afterthought.

Sustainability demands see increase in waste wood recycling

Estimated that the UK generates around 4.5 million tonnes of waste wood per year.

New consultation on drone safety launched

Current regulations balance clear rules on safety and strong penalties for misuse.

Informal Change of Contract Terms

Peter Sheridan of Sheridan Gold LLP discusses changes in contract terms.

Chancellor delivers Autumn Statement

Chancellor confirms plans for 40,000 new affordable homes as part of £1.4Bn housebuilding programme.

Autumn Statement 2016: Industry Highlights

A useful at-a-glance breakdown of the industry highlights of the Autumn Statement 2016.

What does a Trump administration mean for the UK construction industry?

We take a look at what Donald Trump's election win could mean for the UK construction industry in a post-Brexit world.

Apprenticeship levy funding deal agreed

Funding deal struck with Scotland, Wales and Northern for upcoming levy.

Post-Brexit development lending, and where it leaves the construction industry

A key concern for the construction industry is the availability of finance to deliver projects.