Are you a woman in the building or construction industry?

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The Women in Building & Associated Services (WIBAS) is an industry organisation with the aim to provide an environment where women can network with their colleagues, exchange ideas and experiences that will support and mentor the other women, whilst obtaining relevant, specialist industry specific information.

The group was initially created to represent women who work in the building industry or a related service to the industry. WIBAS is supported by the Master Builders Association.

WIBAS Events


WIBAS host casual networking forum’s to give you the opportunity to connect with other people in the industry, find out what is happening in the industry and hear from some amazing and inspiring speakers!

Women attending the forum’s come from a broad range of businesses, including building companies, kitchen manufacturers, plumbing supplies, bricklaying, concreting, plastering, and landscaping. There are also women from associated services to the building industry within the WIBAS group such as Solicitors, Accountants and Local Council and Authority representatives. They’re always a sell out event!

Their next event is on at:

Women in Building Award

The Women in Building Recognition Award recognises women who have made a positive impact in the industry. The Award was established in 2007 by the Women in Building Group, and the Award is presented each year at the Master Builders Excellence in Building Awards. If you would like to nominate yourself or someone else, nominations are closed for this year. But keep an eye out for 2019.

NHS have recently become members of WIBAS and the feedback of their events have been great!

If you are interested in going to a WIBAS event or becoming a member, check out the WIBAS website or connect with WIBAS on Facebook.