The Federation of Master Builders


Government must use Budget to invest in sustainable growth, says FMB

Published date: 06 August 2020

Construction is bouncing back from historically sluggish activity levels during the coronavirus lockdown, but this relative optimism must......

Planning reforms will help build, build, build, says FMB

Published date: 06 August 2020

We welcome the opportunity to speed up the planning process at but any shake-up must not compromise quality of the homes built......

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......

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