The Federation of Master Builders


Planning shake-up must not compromise quality, says FMB

Published date: 03 August 2020

In response to reports this weekend of Government proposals to reform the planning system, Brian Berry, Chief Executive of the Federation......

Ongoing struggle for small builders strengthens case for targeted recovery, says FMB

Published date: 14 July 2020

The latest quarterly data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) showed a 39.8% fall in private repair and maintenance in the......

Kickstart measures must lead to long term recovery, says FMB

Published date: 08 July 2020

Commenting on today's Summer Economic Update from the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Brian Berry, Chief Executive of the Federation of......

New grants for insulation provide boost for small builders

Published date: 07 July 2020

This is very good news, signalling both an important step towards building back better and greener....

FMB urges Chancellor to back local builders

Published date: 06 July 2020

An economic package that increases demand for building work, protects jobs, and invests in training is needed to boost economic growth......

New campaign will help builders and homeowners adapt to ‘new normal’, says FMB

Published date: 03 July 2020

Builders and homeowners are working hard to adapt to home improvement in the ‘new normal’ circumstances, and new guidance published today......

PM’s ‘build back greener’ requires an upgrade of existing buildings, says FMB

Published date: 30 June 2020

Planning reforms and an apprenticeship guarantee are welcome policies for the construction industry, but building back greener is not......

Welsh Government must build on cautious optimism among builders, says FMB Cymru

Published date: 30 June 2020

Builders in Wales reported a decreased workload and enquiries for the period February to April 2020, according to the Federation......

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