Join Lean Construction UK

Why Join LCI-UK Ltd?

  • Membership of LCI-UK gives the opportunity to influence the future of Lean Construction in the UK through active involvement; where each person contributes to helping to improve and build a better UK construction industry.
  • Membership of LCI-UK supports our regional groups and chapters. These groups/chapters allow attendees to gather knowledge, to speak to others who are dealing with similar situations, to network and to call on the expertise of more experienced members of the group.
  • Membership fees support our website which we are developing into the first point of call for information about Lean Construction in the UK.
  • Our growing membership and friends comprise of some of the most knowledgeable practitioners, consultants and academics in the field of Lean Construction.
  • To support a charity that is dedicated to the development and free promotion of Lean Construction and best practice in the UK for the benefit of all.

Categories of Membership

LCI-UK has four membership categories:

Individual / Academic / Student / Corporate

See below for more details and to download application forms.

Individuals Application Form / Corporate Application Form / Academic Application Form / Student Application Form


Individual membership is open to everyone. The fee for an annual membership is £50 +VAT. An individual member has one vote at company meetings.


Academic membership is open to those working and/or studying at an academic institution in the UK and having an ‘ac.uk’ email address. At this time academic membership is £50 + VAT. This is subject to change. Each academic institution has one vote at company meetings.


Student membership is open to those studying at an academic institution in the UK and having an ‘ac.uk’ email address.  Student membership of LCI-UK is free.


Corporate membership is open to companies and allows for 10 members with full individual membership rights for a fee of £500 + VAT.

We are very pleased to have the following organisations on board:

A-One +, AECOM Infrastructure & Environment, Aggregate Industries, Amey, Astins, BAM Nuttall, Bourton Group, Bouygues UK, Brian Swain Ltd, Capenhurst Nuclear Services, Carillion, Costain, Highways England, Interserve, Jacobs UK, Kilmac, Kirby Group Engineering, M + W Group, Mace, McCarthy and Stone, Mercury Engineering, Morgan Sindall, Skanska, Suiko, Tarmac, Vinci Construction, Vision Contracting, Winthrop Engineering.

Thank you for your support and welcome to our new members!

Discounted Membership

Discounted membership is offered to individuals with Lean Construction Qualifications.  It is not available with corporate applications.

The Lean Construction Institute would like to encourage people with Lean Construction Qualifications to join and actively contribute to the activities of the LCI. We would also like to acknowledge the effort those who have gained the qualifications have put in.

We therefore offer a discount of £25 from the first year of membership for holders of Lean Construction qualifications.

We currently recognise the following:

  • BTEC Construction Lean Improvement Techniques
  • Business Improvement Techniques S/NVQ (Applied to the Construction Industry). All levels of NVQ qualify for the discount.
  • Lean Construction Module – offered by Loughborough Universtiy
  • Lean Integrated Design and Production – offered by the the University of Salford

If you have a lean qualification, please state which it is on the individual membership application form.

How To Join

Application forms for each category of membership can be downloaded from the links or requested by email from ‘membership@leanconstruction.org.uk

Individuals Application Form / Corporate Application Form / Academic Application Form / Student Application Form