Industry Guidance

Scottish Construction Industry Approved Recovery Action Plan

The Construction Leadership Forum (CLF) established by Construction Scotland and the Scottish Government has published a plan for the sector’s recovery from the impact of COVID-19.

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Early Stage Growth Challenge Fund

This new fund aims to support innovative, early-stage, high-growth companies who have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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COVID-19 return to work guide

arbnco have created their own guide on returning to work safely during COVID-19. Using existing research, they have summarised 4 key measures to consider in your return to work plans.

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Scottish Construction Industry Recovery Plan

The Scottish Government have come together with 50 other organisations to collaboratively develop an Industry Recovery Plan for over the short, medium and long term to help the industry rebuild better. 

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Research Innovation Scotland

This resource has been designed to inform on interdisciplinary and cross-sectoral activities happening in Scotland in research and innovation. You can find out about webinars, workshops and conferences, get a bigger picture of the research and innovation landscape in Scotland and learn about funding opportunities. 

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Recovery through innovation - blog

CSIC have outlined in this short blog, the 10 point ‘call to action’ to those shaping the built environment.

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Working on site during the COVID-19 pandemic – Construction Guidance 

Essential construction sites operating during the COVID-19 pandemic need to ensure they are protecting their workforce and minimising the risk of spread of infection.

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EDA COVID-19 Hub

The Electrical Distributors Association team is here to support its members with the challenges they face.

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Workers in the construction sector: who are they and what support may they need now and in the future

The construction industry has been disrupted enormously over the course of the Coronavirus pandemic, not least because that vast majority of the workforce is not able to work from home.

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Construction Market Overview: the coronavirus impact: a new paradigm

The current crisis affecting the real estate and construction industry is very different to previous economic cycles and corrections.

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Restarting building work: a guide for members

This guidance from the federation of Master Builders sets out advice to members and their clients about what steps they may want to think about when starting or restarting a building project during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

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Animated guide to safe emergency repairs during Covid19

Animation helps contractors and customers stay safe.

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Infrastructure Technology Navigator

Supporting the public sector implement technology that improves infrastructure performance.

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Coronavirus Impact on Construction

The CIOB is working with the Construction Leadership Council, Build UK and others to provide a central resource for UK members with guidance on construction-specific issues.

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CITB Coronavirus (COVID-19) communication updates

Find out what CITB is doing to support construction employers through the coronavirus crisis and beyond.

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CLC Advice on Coronavirus Employment Schemes

The Construction Leadership Council (CLC) has produced new guidance on the employment issues raised by the coronavirus crisis.

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Protecting Scotland’s environment, communities and our people: SEPA coronavirus (COVID-19) response

Every day SEPA works to protect and enhance Scotland’s environment, helping businesses and communities thrive within the resources of our planet. 

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Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum

A collective of trade and professional bodies gathering intelligence, sharing advice and speaking directly with government on issues affecting members in the current crisis.

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Notification of Designation as a Furloughed Worker letter

his is an example letter that can be used to confirm that a worker has agreed to be furloughed. The letter is featured as a download and as text in case you want to copy and paste it into your own template.

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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and furlough information

Please find below some updated information on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) and guidance on furloughs, which is designed to assist businesses during the current crisis.

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Coronavirus (Covid-19): What is the impact on Scottish Water

Scottish Water’s priority is the provision of water and waste water services to its customers across the country.

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CECA Scotland Daily Update in response to COVID-19

CECA are providing a Daily COVID-19 Update for CECA members and the wider construction sector in Scotland.

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Latest updates from SELECT about the coronavirus

Below you will find the latest updates from SELECT about the coronavirus and other helpful advice about dealing with the pandemic.

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Infrastructure Intelligence industry briefing 

This short briefing has been prepared on behalf of the UK construction sector to brief companies and individuals on the ongoing repercussions of the Covid-19 coronavirus for our sector.

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Latest updates from SNIPEF about the coronavirus 

SNIPEF have pulled together important information from many sources for you to refer to during this time. 

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