Trusted Member Conditions

In order to become a "Trusted Member" of the Guild of Builders and Contractors applicants must be able to demonstrate that they are experienced and knowledgeable and trade with integrity. They must fulfil a number of conditions on application and then annually.

They must be able to demonstrate successful trading over a minimum period of three years by providing: three customer referees, a reference from their accountants and insurance brokers, three years audited trading accounts and appropriate insurance cover details. They must also agree to provide similar information annually.

We require the names and addresses of three referees who must be clients that you have worked for in the past twelve months. We require a brief description of the work carried out, the agreed contract price, the contract period and the completion date. None of the referees can be friends or relatives of the applicant or any director or partner of the applicant: