About the FMB

Our mission

Our mission is to ensure the Federation of Master Builders is recognised as the best trade association in the construction industry.

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Membership criteria

Only those builders and specialists who have passed our vetting process are accepted as members.

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Policy and public affairs

The FMB acts as the voice of small construction; influencing policy makers to improve the regulatory environment for construction SMEs.

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Who's who

See the presidential team, board of directors and senior management team at the FMB.

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Industry Partners

The FMB has a number of commercial industry partners who are able to offer members exclusive discounts on products and services.

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The Newsroom is an archive of press releases and news stories published by the FMB.

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Master Builder Awards

The Master Builder Awards celebrate the first-class work done by small and medium sized builders throughout the UK.

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Where we operate

The FMB has national offices in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, supported by additional regional offices.

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Training courses

Health and Safety courses, business skills workshops, environmental training and management qualifications, all designed specifically for the small builder.

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FMB Training Services

We work with accredited trainers and industry experts to deliver high-quality, value for money training designed for builders.

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Read a range of FMB publications for members and consumers.

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The FMB can assist consumers who have a dispute with a member company.

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FMB Insurance Services

FMB Insurance Services offers a range of commercial insurance products and building warranties to FMB members.

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Standards and practice

The FMB is committed to raising standards in the building industry.

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Builders blog

Hear from industry experts and members about the big issues affecting small and medium-sized building firms in the UK.

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Builders' Benevolent Institution

The Builders Benevolent Institution was founded in 1847, and ever since that time has been providing financial help and support.

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