As a not for profit membership organisation LABC seek appropriate sponsors to support our marketing, PR, lobbying and training activities. Our sponsors also support our regional and national events throughout the year including monthly regional technical roadshows, our annual conference, various training events and of course the LABC Building Excellence Awards.

“Total Support Since 1988”

Abbey Pynford logo

Abbey Pynford is a ground engineering company specialising in residential and commercial foundation and ground floor packages for all sites. With our expertise in design and build foundations, civil engineering, basements, underpinning, piling and geostructural engineering we are able to provide a diverse and comprehensive service offering to our clients, whether a single plot or large development.

Actis logo

Specialist insulation provider and LABC sponsor Actis designs and manufactures innovative reflective multifoil insulation products and insulating membranes for roofs, walls, lofts and floors.

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Federation of Master Builders

The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) is the UK’s largest construction trade association. For 75 years, the Federation of Master Builders has championed continuous improvement in building standards. The FMB goes beyond simple checks and ratings. Instead, we independently inspect and vet our members to provide credible proof of quality.

Homeowners can find a vetted and inspected Master Builder via FMB’s Find A Builder service.

All members can offer a warranty over their work and have access to free FMB contracts. Members can also receive business support via a local FMB Director, expert advice via helplines and training to help grow their business. So as a member, you know your business will be supported and promoted. And as a homeowner you will know you’re

Screenshot of Home&Build website
Screenshot of the Home&Build website

The Home&Build website helps homeowners and designers:

  • Keep up to date with building regulations and planning issues
  • Find local councils and local tradesmen throughout England and Wales
  • Find information and inspiration when planning domestic projects
  • Understand which building regulations and standards apply to their project
  • And how to get in touch with their local authority team

They also offer suggestions for creating dream homes and finding tradespeople, designers and materials – including advice on how to use contracts for suppliers and contractors.

Home&Build are proud sponsors of the LABC Building Excellence Awards.

Visit the Home&Build website


Jewson logo With over 600 branches across the country, Jewson leads the way as a major supplier of sustainable timber and building materials. Jewson celebrates 180 years of supplying building materials and supporting the trade through offering a wide range of quality materials and products from everyday core essentials to the latest sustainable innovations. 

In addition to timber and building materials, Jewson also has specialist landscaping, joinery, insulation, tool hire, brick, kitchen and bathroom centres up and down the country.

Keylite logo

Keylite Roof Windows Ltd is the only manufacturer of roof windows from the UK & Ireland. The company offers a full range of roof windows, blinds, timber loft ladders, flashings, electric operation kits and accessories and is Europe’s fastest growing roof window manufacturer.

The Keystone Group consists of Keystone Lintels, IG Lintels, IG Elements, Smartroof, IG Masonry Support Systems and Keylite Roof Windows.

Keystone is the largest steel lintel manufacturer in the UK and Ireland and Europe’s fastest growing roof window manufacturer. 

With a strong focus on innovation, the company has grown to its present position in the marketplace by establishing a reputation for reliable supply of quality specialist products.


LABC Acoustics logo

LABC Acoustics offer a UKAS Accredited Sound Insulation Testing* service as required by Approved Document E (2003) of the Building Regulations.

We can also provide design and consultancy, noise & vibration survey services together with advice and assistance in obtaining planning permission where noise and vibration are an issue; we have represented numerous clients at public inquires and Appeals and are adept in expert witness advice offering advice in litigation cases.

For further information on the services we provide, visit our Acoustic Testing page on the LABC website.


LABC Warranty logo

LABC Warranty work in partnership with Local Authority Building Control (LABC) to provide new home structural warranties to some of the biggest house builders and housing associations in the country as well as thousands of self-builders.

Planning Portal

The Planning Portal is the home of planning and building regulations information and the national application service for England and Wales.

Our aim is to provide answers, services and information to anyone involved in the planning process, from home owners and businesses to planning professionals and government officials.

We deliver this by working in partnership with every local authority in England and Wales.


Polypipe Terrain

Polypipe Terrain pioneered the production of plastic drainage systems in the UK more than 50 years ago and we remain the number one choice for engineered, robust drainage solutions for Commercial and Public Buildings.

From single solution products to fully designed and assembled systems, Polypipe Terrain can help you achieve class-leading benefits for your commercial project; from hospitals, hotels, leisure centres and sports stadiums, for example, to public buildings and office blocks.

Swiftclean logo

LABC sponsor Swiftclean provides essential specialist cleaning services for ventilation ductwork and kitchen extract systems and to control and prevent the formation of legionella in water systems. We also offer fire damper drop testing, cleaning and maintenance to ensure greater safety in the event of a fire.