Working with Others

The Association works with numerous bodies and is represented on a number of committees and working groups including:

  • The Awarding Body for the Built Environment (ABBE)
  • Asset Skills
  • Association d'experts europeans du batiment et de la construction (AEEBC)
  • British Board of Agrément (BBA)
  • British Standards Committees
  • Building Control Alliance (BCA)
  • Construction Industry Council (CIC)
  • Construction Skills
  • Edexcel
  • Electrical Safety Council
  • Federation of British Fire Organisations (FoBFO)
  • Professional Association's Research Network (PARN)
  • Society for the Environment (SocEnv) – Constituent & Licensed Body
  • World Organisation of Building Officials (WOBO)
  • Conference on Training in Architectural Conservation (COTAC)
  • Edinburgh Group

The Association also attends meetings of the All Party Parliamentary Groups in relation to:

  • Climate Change
  • Excellence in the Built Environment

The Association sits on working groups or participates in consultations with:

  • Department of Communities and Local Government (DCLG)
  • Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)
  • Department of Energy & Climate Change
  • Environment Agency
  • Scottish Building Standards
  • Department of Environment. Community and Local Government in Ireland
  • Department of the Environment (Northern Ireland)
  • Welsh Assembly Government

The CABE is a Constituent and Licensed member body of the Society for the Environment and as such is entitled to award the qualification of Chartered Environmentalist to members meeting the criteria.

In addition, the Association recognises the Professional standing of other Institutions and will consider memberships in relation to these bodies when assessing applicants where a Professional interview of Competence has been undertaken. These bodies include:

  • Australian Institute of Building Surveyors  (AIBS)
  • Australian Institute of Building  (AIB)
  • Institution of Engineers in Ireland (Civil Engineers)  (IEI)
  • Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland  (SCSI)
  • Hong Kong Institute of Engineers  (HKIE)
  • Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors  (HKIS)
  • The Hong Kong Institute of Architects  (HKIA)
  • The Hong Kong Institute of Construction Managers  (HKICM)
  • The Hong Kong Institute of  Engineering Surveyors  (HKIES)
  • The Hong Kong Institute of Housing  (HKIH)
  • Institute of Engineers Malaysia  (IEM)
  • New Zealand Institute of Building Surveyors  (NZIBS)
  • Professional Engineers Board Singapore  (PEB)
  • Chartered insurance Institute (Fire Surveyors)  (CII)
  • Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists  (CIAT)
  • Chartered Institute of Building  (CIOB)
  • Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers  (CIBSE)
  • Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management  (CIWEM)
  • Energy Institute  (EI)
  • Institute of Acoustics  (IOA)
  • Institution of Civil Engineers  (ICE)
  • Institution of Engineering Designers  (IED)
  • Institution of Engineering and Technology  (IET)
  • Institution of Fire Engineers  (IFE)
  • Institute of Healthcare Engineering & Estate Management  (IHEEM)
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers  (IMechE)
  • Institution of Royal Engineers  (InstRE)
  • Institution of Structural Engineers  (IstructE)
  • Royal Academy of Engineers  (RAENG)
  • Royal Institution of British Architects  (RIBA)
  • Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors  (RICS)
  • Society of Environmental Engineers  (SEE)
  • Society of Operations Engineers (SOE)

We also recognise the work undertaken by the Association for Project Safety (APS).