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    BESA demands immediate regulatory action over late payments

    News26 March, 2018

    The UK government is being urged by a key building services body to immediately introduce legislation to tackle the practice of late payments within the construction supply chain, rather than delaying potential reforms in favour of voluntary commitments or further consultations.

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    SME late payment debt fears raised in BEIS consultation

    News22 October, 2018

    The Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors (APHC) has warned that the scope of late payments still owed to SMEs working in the building services sector remains too high, with smaller companies in the industry often being forced onto unfair terms.

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    Government proposes supplier blacklist for late payments

    News29 November, 2018

    The government has pledged from Autumn next year to consider blacklisting companies from public sector construction projects that are found to be paying their suppliers late.

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    BEIS Committee demands late payment and retentions policy overhaul

    News5 December, 2018

    Parliament’s Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee has urged the government to bring forward proposals to introduce mandatory project accounts with a mechanism to independently release cash retentions owed to contractors.

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    H&V News January digital issue out now

    News2 January, 2019

    The first H&V News of 2019 looks at the lessons that may have been learnt by industry from adverse cold that for a brief period last winter saw widespread disruption to a number of boilers due to external condensate pipes freezing.

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    BESA president warns of “perfect storm” of industry challenges

    News23 September, 2019

    BESA president John Norfolk has said specialists working across the HVACR sector are facing a “perfect storm” of political and economic challenges moving into 2020 and beyond.

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    Major industry survey warns of late payment mental health toll

    News8 November, 2019

    A survey of over 600 hundred business owners working across the HVAC and building services sector has found a strong majority have suffered stress and other significant mental health issues as a result of poor payment practices.

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    Pay reform warning issued over fears of another Carillion-scale collapse

    News6 December, 2019

    Fears across Whitehall of another insolvency of a major construction group, similar in scale to the collapse of Carillion last year, reflects a continued lack of political action on payment practices, BESA has warned.

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    Landmark payment reform bill set for House of Lords

    News21 January, 2020

    A mandatory 30-day limit for payments to be discharged on construction industry related projects is among several reforms in proposed legislation put before the House of Lords today.