Improving the quality of life for the users and creators of our built environment

We are the world's largest and most influential professional body for construction management and leadership.

Improving the quality of life for the users and creators of our built environment

We are the world's largest and most influential professional body for construction management and leadership.

About us

We have a Royal Charter to promote the science and practice of building and construction for the benefit of society, and we’ve been doing that since 1834. Our members work worldwide in the development, conservation and improvement of the built environment.

Find CPD Courses

Like most professional bodies, we believe it’s essential for members to keep up to date with the latest developments and knowledge in their field – it’s called Continuing Professional Development. Visit our CIOB Academy to view a range of our courses to meet your development needs.

Latest News

An open letter to business from the Prime Minister

Today the CIOB, along with many other organisations, has received a letter from the Prime Minister announcing a new Brexit deal.

Poetry of Professionalism

As part of National Poetry Day on 3 October 2019 the Chartered Institute of Building has produced in partnership with poet, and spoken word artist, Lionheartfelt a poem that explores what professionalism means.

Free online course launched by CIOB on quality in construction

The CIOB Academy is launching a free MOOC - massive open online course - on Quality in Construction.