Associations

At a national level, the CIF has a number of sectoral Associations that pursue the policy objectives of their sub-sector of the industry. The sectoral groups are divided into five main areas.

Alliance of Specialist Contractors Association (ASCA)

Welcome to the Alliance of Specialist Contractors Association website. We are the umbrella group representing subcontractors, specialist contractors and suppliers within the construction industry in Ireland, including the Master Painters and...

Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA)

The Civil Engineering Contractors Association is the representative Association for firms specialising in Civil Engineering works. Members are drawn from all over Ireland and range from small business to companies generating hundreds of millions in...

Irish Home Builders Association (IHBA)

The business environment and associated regulatory requirements for house building today has altered dramatically to that pertaining some five years ago. The IHBA provides house builders and developers with the information and knowledge required to...

Master Builders’ and Contractors’ Association (MBCA)

The Master Builders’ and Contractors’ Association is the representative Association for firms involved in main and general building contracting. The Association promotes, and represents members’ interests to Government Departments, public and...

Master Painters & Decorators of Ireland

The Master Painters and Decorators of Ireland represents painters and decorators of all sizes operating in the Republic of Ireland. This includes self employed painters and decorators as well as larger contracting companies. Formed in 1899, the...

Mechanical and Electrical Contractors Association (MECA)

The Mechanical and Electrical Contractors Association is the national representative trade association for mechanical and electrical contractors operating in the electrical contracting and building services sector in Ireland. Membership of the...

Register Of Heritage Contractors

The Register of Heritage Contractors is an accredited listing of competent main contractors and specialist contractors in the field of built heritage conservation. Each member of the Register meets a set of predefined criteria, experience and...