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Construction: Finance

Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN 764, tabled on 11 May 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether he has plans to reform the practice of retentions payments in the construction industry.

Answered on

17 May 2022

While difficult to measure fully and comprehensively, the Government is aware of this important issue and continues to work with both officials and the Construction Leadership Council to implement a solution.

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