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Last edited 11 Oct 2022
Construction price and cost indices
- Retail prices index (RPI)
- Consumer prices index (CPI).
- Tender price indices (TPI).
- Resource cost indices (RCI).
- Output cost indices.
The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy publish construction price and cost indices which are used for estimating, cost checking and fee negotiations on public sector construction projects.
Private sector organisations such as the Building Cost Information Service (BCIS) publish cost and price information to the construction industry to help estimate the likely cost of construction works.
- BCIS elements.
- Bills of quantities.
- Building volume or area method.
- Construction statistics no longer designated as National Statistics.
- Contract sum.
- Contract sum analysis.
- Construction costs.
- Cost consultant.
- Cost control.
- Initial cost appraisals.
- New Rules of Measurement.
- Pre-tender estimate.
- Spon's Price Book.
- Tender pricing document.
- Whole-life costs.
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