At the FMB, it's important to us that our members can build with confidence. Through our campaigns we champion quality construction and work to influence policy outcomes to help our members. We aim to inform our members, build support, and change the law where we need to. Our team works with politicians and policy makers across the four nations of the UK.

Latest campaigns


As the UK/EU transition period comes to an end, we have summarised the latest available information to help you and your business prepare.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Guidance for keeping safe and supporting your business during the pandemic.

Cut the VAT

We are campaigning for a temporary VAT cut to support repair and maintenance work in people’s homes.

Licence UK construction

We are leading the campaign to introduce a mandatory licensing scheme for UK construction firms.

Retrofit and energy efficiency

If we are to tackle climate change, we need to make our homes greener.

Skills and training

Helping FMB members to invest in the future workforce by taking on and training apprentices.

SME house building

Reversing the decline in SME house builders is a cornerstone of the FMB’s agenda.

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Who we are

The FMB is the largest trade association in the UK construction industry, representing the interests of small to medium-sized building companies.

Who's who

Meet the members of the Senior Management Team and the FMB Board of Directors.

How we are governed

The FMB is run by members for members, with support from a Senior Management Team.

Our groups and committees

The FMB has a series of member groups and committees that advise FMB staff and oversee aspects of the FMB's activities.