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Scottish Building Federation, PO Box 21782, LARBERT, FK1 9HG
Tel: 0131 556 8866

About Scottish Building FederationDeveloping trust over 125 years

Established in 1895, the Scottish Building Federation (SBF) has been a trusted advocate and representative for the construction industry in Scotland. Over the years, we have worked closely with our members, fostering a community that brings together ideals, addresses collective needs, and promotes collaborative business practices.

At SBF, we are dedicated to championing the interests and aspirations of our members across Scotland. Our membership base comprises hundreds of diverse companies, ranging from large corporations to medium-sized enterprises and small businesses, all actively engaged in construction and general contracting. This diverse network allows us to provide comprehensive support and tailored services to meet the unique requirements of our members.

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Membership Benefits & Services

Utilise our comprehensive range of direct business support services including employment law and commercial advice. Our professional, experienced and construction focused team actively resolve Member issues through a personalised approach, providing letters, guidance and attending meetings.  

Industry News & Updates

Advocacy and Representation

Events and Networking Opportunities

Resources and Support

Stay informed about the latest developments, trends, and regulatory changes shaping the construction landscape in Scotland. Our news section features timely articles, press releases, and expert analysis, ensuring you stay ahead of the curve and make informed decisions.

Stay informed about Scotland’s construction landscape with SBF’s advocacy. Collaborating with governmental bodies, industry stakeholders, and regulatory authorities, we drive sustainable growth policies. Access timely news, analysis, and releases for informed decisions.

Join our diverse range of events, including conferences, seminars, workshops, and social gatherings, to connect with professionals, industry leaders, and potential collaborators. Exchange knowledge, build partnerships, and explore business opportunities in our vibrant community.

Access a comprehensive library of resources, including guides, templates, and best practice recommendations, to support your day-to-day operatioans. Whether you need assistance with health and safety compliance, procurement strategies, or workforce development.

What we doSBF membership is a seal of approval from one of the industry’s most respected trade bodies.

Prior to joining, potential members must provide evidence to prove they have a minimum of 24 months trading, have public and employers’ liability insurance & pass credit and director checks, they will also pass an independent check through Trading Standards.

The SBF badge gives customers the confidence that they are using a contractor who is a responsible employer and adheres to the highest standards of customer service, health & safety and workmanship, with members having to fulfil strict criteria before joining and committing to abide by the SBF Code of Conduct.

Should you need support, SBF have a Dispute Resolution and Conciliation Service which may able to help you to resolve the matter before it escalates into a potentially expensive dispute.

Joining the Scottish Building Federation is easy.  Here’s how:

Join Online

Discover the simplicity of joining SBF. Click here to access our quick and easy online application form.

Book a Meeting / Arrange a Call Back

Interested in learning more? Schedule a meeting or request a call back from our team. Click here to get in touch.

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