Delivering Jobs and Growth
Delivering Jobs and Growth
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A Golden Opportunity

The UK has a golden opportunity to build for the future and in doing so, create jobs, growth, a balanced economy and a greener environment.

We call upon the next

Government to place the delivery of new and improved housing, non-domestic buildings and infrastructure at the heart of their long term plans

Inward investment

The UK Government has a key role to play in creating the economic environment that will attract inward investment and create long term sustainable growth

Skills and training

A major step change is required to provide hundreds of thousands of meaningful jobs

Key outputs by 2020

Emerging from recession it is important to rebuild our infrastructure, manufacturing capacity and skills.

30 year local plans for housing and infrastructure

In a global economy investors look for confidence, security and long term vision.

New homes

Publish a long term housing strategy within the first year of Government and commit to solving the housing crisis within a generation

Existing homes

Encourage and put in place a range of incentives to facilitate the overall improvement of our 26 million homes

Infrastructure

Ensure small as well as large plots of public land are released in local plans

Skills

Work with industry to increase construction apprenticeships and meet the demand for 200,000 new jobs by 2019

Get Britain Building: A Golden Opportunity

The UK has a golden opportunity to build for the future and in doing so, create jobs, growth, a balanced economy and a greener environment. The UK must invest in new and existing housing if we are to compete in the fast growing global economy.

Solve the housing crisis within a generation

Successful delivery of major projects, such as the Olympics and Crossrail provide evidence that the UK has the ability and ingenuity to deliver when it matters. We call upon the next Government to place the delivery of new and improved housing, non-domestic buildings and infrastructure at the heart of their long term plans and ensure that the housing crisis is solved within a generation.


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