Following the introduction of the UK's new Points‐Based Immigration System, Build UK has produced a simple flowchart to guide contractors through the process of employing a foreign worker.
For the construction industry to flourish and achieve its undoubted potential, there are a number of critical issues with affect its business environment…
From the performance of our local councils in terms of making speedy decisions on planning applications, to the need for planning policy to have within it an economic ‘golden thread’, to issues around tax and the National Living Wage, to the need to have a competitive employment law framework in Northern Ireland, it is critical that the Executive stays on top of those issues which impact on the industry’s competitiveness in the increasingly global economy.
In the first of monthly updates, a snapshot of the area where CEF is representing members and the industry.
The CEF welcomed the opportunity this week to give evidence to the Assembly's Infrastructure Committee on DfI's Review of the 2011 Planning Act.