Policy paper

Construction 2025: strategy

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Joint strategy from government and industry for the future of the UK construction industry.


Sets out a vision and a plan for long-term strategic action by government and industry to continue to work together to promote the success of the UK construction sector.

It focuses on key growth markets in:

  • smart technologies
  • green construction
  • overseas trade

The construction strategy is part of the government’s industrial strategy.

The construction sector infographic is available in other formats from Flickr: Industrial sector infographics.

See also the Construction Industry: Supply Chain Analysis that looks at the structure of the UK construction supply chain and identifies areas for cost savings.