At UKGBC, our mission is to radically improve the sustainability of the built environment by uniting the UK building industry in transforming the way it is planned, designed, constructed, operated and repurposed. We are working towards a built environment that enables people and the planet to thrive, using sustainability as a catalyst to drive the transformational shift in the way the built environment works that is needed to meet industry ambition and targets.

To achieve this mission, we need to look at the following fundamental areas:

Key areas of work

How do we deliver impact?

Learning and Leadership

UKGBC’s diverse and comprehensive Learning and Leadership portfolio offers a range of opportunities to raise awareness, deepen sustainability knowledge and build skills.

Policy and Advocacy

UKGBC works with our members and with policymakers at all levels across the UK to advocate for a built environment that meets the challenges of the climate and ecological crises.

Solutions and Innovation

At UKGBC, we take a collaborative approach to identify specific sustainability challenges, and to help the industry source and implement the solutions to them.

Explore UKGBC’s plans

UKGBC’s 2025 Strategy

The UKGBC 2025 Strategy sets out a shared industry ambition and industry targets which indicate what must be achieved by 2025.

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