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Upcoming Business – Lords: Grand Committee (20 Mar 2018)

Draft Industrial Training Levy (Construction Industry Training Board) Order 2018 – Viscount Younger of Leckie. Orders and regulations; 3:30 pm

Labour Reforms: Qatar (14 Mar 2018)

Alan Duncan: ...countries confidence that they will be properly protected. The tragic death of Zachary Cox in Qatar last year has once again focused public attention on the working conditions there, particularly in the construction industry. May I, as I am sure we all do, extend sincere condolences once again to his family. I would like to set out what the main concerns about labour conditions in Qatar...

Written Ministerial Statements — Treasury: Spring Statement - consultations (13 Mar 2018)

Philip Hammond: ...for cars, to encourage cleaner choices and improve environmental outcomes. Tax avoidance, evasion & non-compliance Today the Government will publish: Extension of security deposit legislation – a consultation on how to extend existing security deposit policy to include corporation tax and Construction Industry Scheme deductions for taxpayers deemed at high risk of not paying and...

Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Topical Questions (13 Mar 2018)

Douglas Ross: Late and non-payment of retention payments in the construction industry is affecting small firms in Moray and across the UK. When will Ministers deal with that issue?

European Union (Withdrawal) Bill - Committee (6th Day) (Continued) (12 Mar 2018)

Lord Bradshaw: ...them” is perhaps best not put to the test, as there will be those doing business here who decide to seek the certainty of closer union with the EU by moving their operations within its borders. The future of the aircraft construction industry is an example. The logistics problem is very serious in respect of Ireland, to which the noble Lord, Lord Berkeley, has referred. A very large...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Carillion: Insolvency (9 Mar 2018)

Lord Agnew of Oulton: apprentices and is intent on finding new employers for the apprentices that have been affected by the liquidation of Carillion. The ESFA has taken steps to protect learners by identifying the Construction Industry Training Board , as the best placed alternative provider. There were 45 apprentices within the engineering and manufacturing technologies sector subject area and those relate...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Carillion (5 Mar 2018)

Anne Milton: ...approximately 125 apprentices actively engaged in the matching / interview process. There are approximately 180 apprentices who have now achieved their apprenticeship or have left during the transition to Construction Industry Training Board (CITB). 225 apprentices have received multiple communications, however they have chosen not to respond. They have been issued with a final letter,...

Delegated Legislation: Employment and Training (27 Feb 2018)

That the draft Industrial Training Levy (Construction Industry Training Board) Order 2018, which was laid before this House on 29 January, be approved.—(Paul Maynard.) Question agreed to.

Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill [HL] - Second Reading (27 Feb 2018)

Lord Bassam of Brighton: ...tonnes of goods as part of the current Community licence scheme. It keeps supply chains working for our vital food and agriculture sector. The Community licence arrangements secure our industrial base, facilitate economic growth in EU trade and keep the construction industry and high-tech sectors moving forward. Without it, business here in the UK would grind to a halt and we would cease...

Previous Business – Commons: General Committee (26 Feb 2018)

Second Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft Industrial Training Levy (Construction Industry Training Board) Order 2018. 6:00 pm; Room 11, Palace of Westminster

Written Answers — Department for Education: Apprentices (22 Feb 2018)

Anne Milton: The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) is proactively working with their established network of college partners to support all affected apprentices and other learners to complete their programmes. Additionally, they are utilising their existing employer contacts in the sector, in order to find and secure alternative employers for the apprentices to complete their frameworks or...

Scottish Parliament: Scottish Stone Group (22 Feb 2018)

Paul Wheelhouse: ...other potential clients. Scottish Enterprise and the construction Scotland innovation centre are fully supportive of the Scottish Stone Group and its aims. Scottish Enterprise will work with the group to market and network with the wider construction industry—architectural professionals and others who need to be aware of the product’s potential offering—and support its...

Scottish Parliament: Population Needs and Migration Policy (22 Feb 2018)

Ben Macpherson: ...of those employed in the food and drink sector—10,000 people—are EU nationals, and 13 per cent of those employed in the tourism sector—24,000 people—are EU nationals. As has been touched on, the construction industry attracting workers to come here from elsewhere is absolutely vital if we are to tackle the current housing shortages. That is why we need flexibility...

Carillion: TUPE — [Siobhain McDonagh in the Chair] (21 Feb 2018)

Andrew Griffiths: ...for Barnsley East (Stephanie Peacock) has had to leave because of the Division, and I understand that. She mentioned in particular the issue of apprenticeships, which was also raised by other hon. Members. The Construction Industry Training Board, the CITB, has now conducted face-to-face discussions with all of the 1,400 Carillion apprentices and has so far found new employers for 725 of...

Small Businesses: Retention - Question (21 Feb 2018)

Lord Henley: My Lords, I agree with some of the noble Lord’s analysis about problems related to retention, a practice that is common within the construction industry but which has negative impacts. That is why we had the consultation, as I think he knows. We obviously want to consider the results of that consultation and in doing so we will look, as he has suggested, at Peter Aldous’s Bill and...

Apprenticeships - Question (20 Feb 2018)

Lord Wallace of Saltaire: ...noble Viscount assure us that the Government will make every effort to develop links with schools to ensure that children are helped to make the transition to work, particularly in areas such as the construction industry where skills are in desperately short supply?

Written Answers — Department for Education: Construction: Training (19 Feb 2018)

Lord Taylor of Warwick: To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to address skill shortages in the construction industry.

Brexit and the Labour Market (Economic Affairs Committee Report) - Motion to Take Note (8 Feb 2018)

Lord Kennedy of Southwark: ...the European Union should not be based on this arbitrary distinction between higher and lower-skilled workers or whether a job requires a university degree. The noble Lord, Lord Shipley, made reference to this. The construction industry and the agriculture and hospitality sectors need to have policies in place from the Government that protect them and avoid the cliff-edge scenario that the...

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