Federation of Master Builders

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Federation of Master Builders
Abbreviation FMB
Formation 1941
Legal status Non-profit organisation
Purpose UK building industry
Location
Region served
United Kingdom
Membership
8,000+ building companies
Key people
Gary Lewis
(National President)
Brian Berry
(Chief Executive Officer)
Affiliations Builders' Benevolent Institution, TrustMark
Website www.fmb.org.uk

The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) is a UK trade association established in 1941[1] to protect the interests of small and medium-sized building firms.

The group is independent and non-profit-making, and works to lobby for members' interests at both national and local levels. As of 2016, the FMB is the largest construction trade association in the UK, representing over 8,000 construction SMEs.[2]

The FMB aims to provide knowledge, professional advice and support for its members. It works in partnership with other industry bodies to provide technical advice and promote high standards.[3] The FMB also offers advice to consumers[4] and enables all of its members to offer warranties on their work through its insurance arm, FMB Insurance.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FEDERATION OF MASTER BUILDERS LIMITED - Overview (free company information from Companies House)". beta.companieshouse.gov.uk. Retrieved 8 May 2017. 
  2. ^ PoliticsHome.com (22 January 2015). "Federation of Master Builders". politicshome.com. Retrieved 8 May 2017. 
  3. ^ "Federation of Master Builders - LABC". www.labc.co.uk. Retrieved 8 May 2017. 
  4. ^ "Professional organisations in the building industry". citizensadvice.org.uk. Retrieved 8 May 2017. 
  5. ^ "FMB Insurance - Federation of Master Builders - Home". www.fmbinsurance.co.uk. Retrieved 8 May 2017. 

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