Public Policy

Public policy

We engage with policy-makers, regulators, opinion formers and all levels of government to make a positive impact on public debates.

We have over 100 years’ experience in the infrastructure industry, working across diverse, complex sectors. We are keen to lend our expertise to the policy-making process to ensure the best possible outcomes.

For more information, please contact Veena Hudson, Balfour Beatty's Head of Public Affairs and Policy.

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Thought leadership papers

Two sides of a coin Download pdf
Top 3 priorities for the new Government: Construction and Infrastructure Download pdf
Heart of the community Download pdf
Helping Britain work: Skills + Infrastructure Download pdf
Transforming infrastructure: Skills for the UK’s megaprojects Download pdf
Standing the test of time: Prioritising planned whole asset lifecycle maintenance Download pdf
Building the future: Reshaping the Apprenticeship Levy Download pdf
Building on Firm Foundations: A response to the National Infrastructure Assessment Download pdf
Building on Success: Enabling and incentivising inclusive growth Download pdf
25% by 2025  - Streamlined construction: Seven steps to offsite and modular building Download pdf
Further and faster: Closing the construction skills gap Download pdf
Customer driven: Delivering roads for the future Download pdf 
Ahead of the curve: Innovation and productivity in construction Download pdf
Future ready: Building a strong local supply chain Download pdf
Buying better: Future of public procurement Download pdf
Shared value: Helping local authorities unlock social value Download pdf
Collaborative construction: achieving common goals Download pdf
Defence construction: Keeping vital capability intact  Download pdf
A Better Balance: A Roadmap to Biodiversity Net Gain Download pdf
The Midlands Engine: Building the Gateway to the Global Economy Download pdf
Maintaining Momentum: Growth for the North Download pdf
Unlocking Community Benefits: A Scottish Perspective Download pdf
Universities Fit for the Future Download pdf
The Road to Growth: Skills for the Highways Sector Download pdf
Building Nuclear Skills: A workforce for the future Download pdf
Fighting Fit: Delivering Defence and Security Infrastructure for the Future Download pdf
Fast Track to Digital Railway: Delivering the vision Download pdf
Inspiring Change: Attracting women into construction   Download pdf
Innovation 2050: A Digital Future for the Infrastructure Industry Download pdf
Balfour Beatty's paper on aviation policy for a post-Brexit Britain. Download pdf
Balfour Beatty's paper on unlocking the benefits of PF2. Download pdf
Balfour Beatty's paper on using the rail industry's funding model to drive skills and technology. Download pdf
Balfour Beatty's paper on achieving efficiencies in flood and coastal protection projects. Download pdf
Balfour Beatty VINCI's briefing paper on infrastructure and the environment, part of the Infrastructure Matters series. Download pdf
Balfour Beatty's paper on devolution. Download pdf
Balfour Beatty's paper on small scale infrastructure projects. Download pdf
Balfour Beatty's paper on industrial strategy. Download pdf
Balfour Beatty VINCI's paper on innovation for the future. Download pdf
Balfour Beatty's paper on future infrastructure need. Download pdf
A thought leadership document on the Northern Powerhouse. Download pdf
A thought leadership paper on outcomes based commissioning. Download pdf

Submissions and responses

Submission to the Williams Rail Review Download pdf
Submission to the House of Lords Select Committee inquiry into the Bribery Act 2010 Download pdf
Submission to the BEIS Committee’s inquiry into the gender pay gap Download pdf
Response to the All Party Parliamentary Group for Working at Height inquiry Download pdf
A submission to the Environmental Audit Committee’s inquiry into the Government’s 25-year Environment Plan Download pdf
A submission to the Transport Select Committee’s inquiry into rail infrastructure Download pdf
A consultation response on changes to the central London Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) Download pdf
A consultation response to the Department for Transport's Draft Airports National Policy Statement. Download pdf
A consultation response to the Industrial Strategy team at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. Download pdf
Balfour Beatty's response to House of Commons Business, Innovation and Skills Select Committee inquiry on the Industrial Strategy. Download pdf
A submission to the Transport Committee’s inquiry on rail franchising. Download pdf
A submission to HM Treasury's consultation on the governance, structure and operation of the National Infrastructure Commission. Download pdf
A submission to the sub-committee on Education, Skills and the Economy inquiry into apprenticeships. Download pdf
A Select Committee submission on electricity infrastructure. Download pdf
A submission to the Shaw Review inquiry into the future structure and financing of Network Rail. Download pdf
A submission to the National Infrastructure Commission’s inquiries into the future of London’s transport infrastructure. Download pdf
A submission to the National Infrastructure Commission’s inquiries into delivering future-proof energy infrastructure. Download pdf
A submission to the National Infrastructure Commission’s inquiries into future investment in the North’s transport infrastructure. Download pdf
Submission to the Transport Select Committee's inquiry into local roads Download pdf

Position papers

Brexit position paper - September 2019 Download PDF