BESA



Construction bodies back industry-wide survey into fair payment and mental health

A major new payment and mental health survey has been launched by 27 bodies in the UK construction i ...

Published 13 September 2019

Builders welcome delay to VAT change as victory for common sense

The UK Government is to delay the introduction of VAT Reverse Charging for construction compani ...

Published 9 September 2019

Construction bodies lobby Treasury over reverse VAT charges

Fifteen UK construction bodies have written to the UK Government to share serious concerns regarding ...

Published 9 August 2019

SELECT warns of ‘unintended consequences’ of new fire safety regulations

New fire safety regulations under consideration by the UK Government could undermine existing qualif ...

Published 6 August 2019

BSE Skills awarded second Skills Development Scotland contract

SELECT has welcomed the news that BSE Skills Ltd has been awarded another contract by Skills Develop ...

Published 31 July 2019

BESA welcomes public sector progress on prompt payment

New UK Government guidance clarifying what suppliers should take note of in their approach to paymen ...

Published 30 July 2019

BESA throws support behind industry-led climate pledge

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has urged its members to sign historic industry ...

Published 26 July 2019

BESA urges construction businesses to prepare for VAT changes

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has urged businesses to prepare for changes to ...

Published 12 July 2019

New BESA president calls for social justice

John Norfolk has been elected to serve as president of the Building Engineering Services Association ...

Published 9 July 2019

BESA mourns ‘gentleman’ president Graham Manly

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has paid tribute to its former president Graham ...

Published 14 May 2019

SKILLcard applications go online

Applying for Engineering Services SKILLcards has been made easier and quicker following the launch o ...

Published 4 March 2019

BESA President issues project delivery warning

The President of the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has warned that major construc ...

Published 2 October 2018

Trade associations celebrate historic skills agreement

Three trade bodies have joined forces to secure an historic agreement from the four UK governments ...

Published 17 September 2018

BESA members step in to rescue Vaughan apprentices

Seven building engineering apprentices have been swiftly re-employed after losing their jobs followi ...

Published 6 April 2018

BESA appoints new chief executive

David Frise has been appointed as the new chief executive officer of the Building Engineering Serv ...

Published 21 March 2018