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Changes to CSCS Card Design

Changes to CSCS Card Design

Over recent years the CSCS card design has changed. If you see a CSCS card that looks slightly different to what you expect, do not assume that it is fake. Instead, use one of these tools to check if the card is valid: The free Go Smart app: All CSCS cards are Smart,...

CITB unveils plan to cut the levy and support a skills-based recovery

CITB unveils plan to cut the levy and support a skills-based recovery

No Levy payments before September and then, up to 12 months to pay Next year’s Levy bills to be delayed and 50% cut proposed Skills Stability Plan protects apprenticeships, Grants Scheme and employer funding Consensus will not take place this year to allow focus on...

What does the new 1m + rule mean to construction?

What does the new 1m + rule mean to construction?

The Prime Minister Boris Johnson has today announced that (in England) the two-metre social distancing rule will be replaced with "one-metre plus" guidance from the 4th July.  In another step towards "normality", the “one-metre plus” approach will mean that people can...

£78m Return to Work package launched for Construction in Scotland

£78m Return to Work package launched for Construction in Scotland

A £230 million Return to Work package has been unveiled to help stimulate Scotland’s economy following the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The initiative covers construction, low carbon projects, digitisation and business support and will provide a flow of work for...

CLC Welcomes the National Infrastructure and Construction Pipeline

CLC Welcomes the National Infrastructure and Construction Pipeline

The procurement pipeline includes over 340 procurement contracts across 269 projects, programmes and other investments. It also sets out a projection of infrastructure procurement over the next year of up to £37 billion. The procurement pipeline is made up of work...