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UCATT is the UK’s only trade union specialising in construction. Whatever problem you encounter at work UCATT is here to help. We've got you covered...

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Help us stop Umbrella Companies

Support the UCATT and Unite parliamentary lobby and say NO to this abuse. Lobby your MP. Help bring justice to exploited construction workers. Parliamentary lobby on Wednesday 26 November 12.45pm – 2.00pm.

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Youth & Apprenticeships

Building for the future - UCATT has a long history of promoting high quality apprenticeships and supporting apprentices in securing permanent employment.

Youth & Apprenticeships Our Charter for Apprenticeships Traineeships

Stop Blacklisting

Blacklisting is a secretive and malicious practice that ruins lives. Individuals have been denied work in the construction industry, unable to see the information compiled about them and powerless to challenge this.

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Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians.
UCATT is the UK’s only trade union specialising in construction.


Join UCATT today

Join UCATT today to ensure that every building worker benefits from rights like paid annual and public holidays, industry sick pay (paid by your employer) on top of statutory sick pay, proper notice and notice pay and much more.

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UCATT Members

Register and login to the website to view and amend your membership details and access members only content. Our activists area contains resources for Shop Stewards, Safety and Learning Reps.

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Umbrella Companies

Thousands of construction workers are being forced to work via umbrella companies. They are being totally ripped off. Find out more and see what UCATT are doing to combat this exploitation on our campaign page.

Our umbrella company campaign


Working Rule Agreement

The Construction Industry Joint Council (CIJC) Working Rule Agreement is the largest industrial agreement within the construction industry. View the headline pay rates and download the full agreement.

CIJC Working Rule Agreement

UCATT news

UCATT regions are demonstrating on sites throughout the UK today (November 26th) in protest at the Umbrella...
Construction union UCATT will be demonstrating in central Cambridge outside of several developments including...
On the eve of construction union UCATT’s demonstration against the use of umbrella companies at Alder Hey hospital...
Construction union UCATT will be demonstrating outside of the Lend Lease development in Victoria in protest at...
Hundreds of construction workers will be demonstrating in Westminster this Wednesday (November 26th) to protest at...

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Latest tweets

Demonstrating against the #umbrellascam at the A465 road project between Brynmawr and Tredegar, Wales. 5 hours 46 min ago
Thank you to the members (@UCATTunion, @unitetheunion, @RMTunion), MPs @UKLabour & others for supporting today's action #umbrellascam 6 hours 35 min ago
RT @JoStevensLabour: Construction workers in Wales being ripped off by umbrella company con trick says @UCATTunion 6 hours 42 min ago
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