Securing efficiencies and savings for our members

CHIC now has over 140 members across the UK, all benefitting from smart asset management and procurement efficiencies

“The project was delivered in a timely manner and we are very pleased with the service”

Aster Group

“Whenever we need a compliant solution, we always go to CHIC first because 9 times out of 10 they will have what we need”

Oakleaf

“Connexus has been a member of CHIC since its inception in 2010. The investment is very much long-term and has helped us achieve great savings and efficiencies over the years”

Connexus

“Taking out the headache of running our own procurement exercises, it allows our organisation to allocate our time elsewhere and makes us more efficient”

Saxon Weald

To date we have saved our members over

£53Million

Quick and efficient route to market to fit your requirements.

We work with our members to maximise end to end supply chain value. Transform the way you deliver your services with fully managed procurement, expert account management, dedicated supply chain liaison and commercial support. CHIC can be the critical friend to help deliver long term savings.

OUR SERVICES

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Planned Investment
Building Safety
Merchants & Materials
BuildSmart New Homes
Legal Services

Planned Investment

Get the big things right first time with our materials only, labour only or combined packages for all types of planned maintenance work, including fire prevention and zero carbon.

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Building Safety

Save time on procuring specialist building safety services with our ready to go frameworks and contracts for everything from asbestos management to fire, gas, and water hygiene.

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Merchants & Materials

CHIC, as one of the leading national social housing procurement consortia, has procured frameworks, that covers all materials needs for registered providers of social housing. CHIC provides a fully managed service.

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BuildSmart New Homes

CHIC’s BuildSmart is our service for members developing newbuild homes. It enables a step change in housing delivery, primarily focused on Modern Methods of Construction.

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Legal Services

CHIC’s legal services framework creates savings and efficiencies through a panel of the country’s leading housing specialist law firms.

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Modern Methods of Construction – Road to Zero Carbon Homes

The current demands on the residential sector have never been tougher.  We are a time where material costs are rising, climate change has become a key issue and Government guidelines […]

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CHIC Webinar Day – Round Up

Last week, CHIC hosted our CHIC Webinar Day. This replaced our annual conference, usually held at Worcester Warriors. This years conference is now to be held on Wednesday 17th November. […]

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‘Communities’ and Housing Investment Consortium

CHIC as a brand is now well known and understood by our many members and supply chain partners. The previous acronym stands for Central Housing and Investment Consortium Ltd. When […]

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This month on CHIC CHAT

Keep up to date with the latest sector news, everything that is happening at CHIC and what our supply chain partners are up to with our monthly newsletter CHIC CHAT. […]

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Digital Asset Delivery Framework 2021 – Closing Date 11th June 2021

CHIC is procuring an 8-year Framework to commission ‘Service Providers’ for the provision of advising, capturing, creating, hosting, and maintaining Digital Assets in respect of the built environment.  CHIC is […]

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