National Federation of Builders

The National Federation of Builders (NFB) represents builders, contractors and house builders across England and Wales, representing 21,000 employees and 6.6bn turnover (FY 2020). As one of the UK’s longest standing trade bodies, it was created to represent the building profession and to promote conditions its members need to thrive and contribute to the economic success of the UK.

Its members range from the sole trader to large, multi-million pound construction companies, with turnover ranging from below £500,000 to  over £1.1 billion. The federation provides expert advice, training, representation and business services for members so that they can comply with industry standards, excel in delivery, and grow successful businesses.

The NFB campaigns on the issues that affect the construction industry such as procurement, skills, sustainability and funding. It represents the industry to government and industry forums and is an active media commentator and policy influencer.

Our vision

To help our members build prosperous businesses and create optimal conditions for the construction industry.

Our mission

We will achieve our vision by:

Focusing upon and responding quickly to the critical priority needs of our members

Influencing key decision-makers in the best interests of our members

Delivering excellent added-value membership services

Growing our revenues by improving membership recruitment and retention

Where we are:

8A Princess Street, Knutsford, Cheshire,

WA16 6DD

T: 03450 578 160


03450 578 160

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