Our annual conference brings together experts from the social housing community to share knowledge on how we can drive the sector in the right direction. CHIC now has a 10-year […]

Free BS 5839 Part 6 Update Workshop – do you know the changes?

The British Standards Institution’s recent update of the domestic fire detection and alarm system standard, specifically Part 6 of BS 5839, outlines the code of practice for the design, installation, commissioning […]

Tender opportunity is now live!

CHIC, acting on behalf of its members is procuring Phase 2 of our new Building Works Framework, covering the supply of a broad range of internal and external building works […]

The Future of Fire Doors: A free CPD accredited workshop

Following months of speculation and uncertainty, the fire door industry is once again on the move. This CPD accredited workshop hosted by CHIC’s supplier Nationwide Windows & Doors in association […]


Are you a member or supply chain partner of CHIC and want to keep up to date with the latest news in social housing? We are excited to announce our […]

Another Successful CHIC Conference

Our 9th annual CHIC Conference was a great success this year. We received a fantastic turn out of over 300 delegates and 38 exhibitors. CHIC showcased a range of interactive […]

Independent Review of Affordable Housing Supply: Wales

A highly anticipated Welsh government-commissioned review of affordable housing supply was published. The report, which was widely praised by the housing sector but was also taken to task to include […]

New Merchants Framework

CHIC is pleased to announce that we have just completed the procurement of a new framework for merchants. This includes suppliers for the provision of plumbing, electrical & general building […]

CHIC Leaves Reallies Partnership

After careful consideration by the board and following member consultation, CHIC has now left the Reallies partnership and become an ‘Unaligned Licensee’. CHIC’s members want a wide range of services […]