Raising Standards. Protecting Homeowners

The UK's leading independent new home warranty and insurance provider

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Your cover, how to make a claim, duplicate documents, check our builder register

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House-building professionals

House builders and developers

Registration, warranty, building control, standards, quality, MMC, training

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Registered Providers

Affordable Housing

Risk management and asset protection for affordable rent and shared ownership homes

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Investors and operators

Build to Rent

Flexible structural defects warranty and insurance for Build to Rent

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Building confidence in new home construction quality

Warranty and insurance

See the schemes we cover and what's included

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Technical guidance

NHBC Standards, building regulations and support

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Quality services

Consultancy, analysis and training on build quality

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Protection for homeowners

Buildmark is your new home warranty and insurance policy. Cover starts from exchange of contracts and includes protection for your deposit, a builder warranty backed by NHBC guarantee and resolution service, and insurance against major defects.

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Building for tomorrow

At Building for tomorrow 2021, our three day online event for everyone involved in home building, we will be focussing on new homes quality; climate change; MMC; the future housing market; and building high rise safely. Over 30 leading speakers and 20 hours of content.
Join us on 23 - 25 March.

Our work in numbers

of new homes built in the UK covered by Buildmark
new homes currently protected by Buildmark
inspections of new homes under construction each year

Latest NHBC News

Awards and events

Building for tomorrow 2021

Quality, MMC And Climate Change Key Themes For NHBC’s Building For Tomorrow 30th Year.

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New Appointment

New Regional Directors

NHBC announces the appointment of three new Regional Directors.

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Low Heating Bills

The cost of energy bills have long been a concern for UK households, learn how you can save money on your winter bills.

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Updated COVID FAQs

We continue to support our policyholders and customers throughout the pandemic

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Climate change – we are taking action

We are committed to supporting the Government’s ambition to achieve net zero carbon by 2050. With a proven track record of supporting house builders and developers on sustainability and environmental matters, we are ready to help the industry make the requirements of the Future Homes Standard technically and commercially viable. We are also working to deliver positive and lasting change within our own operations.

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Our numbers annually

Site Managers recognised by Pride in the Job Award
Training hours delivered to industry professionals
Building Control residential and commercial projects

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