UKCW Birmingham: 1-3 October 2024 | NEC
UKCW London: 6-8 May 2025 | ExCeL

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the Dates and Opening Hours of the UK Construction Week Events?

UK Construction Week London:
7 May 2024 | 10:00 - 17:00 (Includes The Offsite Show and Grand Designs Live)
8 May 2024 | 10:00 - 17:00 (Includes Concrete Expo, The Offsite Show and Grand Designs Live)
9 May 2024 | 10:00 - 17:00 (Includes Concrete Expo, The Offsite Show and Grand Designs Live)

UK Construction Week Birmingham:
1 October 2024 | 10:00 - 17:00 (Includes Timber Expo)
2 October 2024 | 10:00 - 17:00 (Includes Timber Expo, Grand Designs Live and Green Living Live)
3 October 2024 | 10:00 - 17:00 (Includes Timber Expo, Grand Designs Live and Green Living Live)

How do I Register for UK Construction Week?

Get your free ticket to UK Construction Week London 2024 here -> Register

Does my UK Construction Week pass get me into Grand Designs Live?

Your UK Construction Week (UKCW) pass gets you free access into Grand Designs Live.

Getting to the Event

ExCeL London is an exhibition and international convention centre in the Custom House area of Newham, East London. Its 100-acre site is on the northern quay of the Royal Victoria Dock in London Docklands, between Canary Wharf and London City Airport. For more details on ExCeL, click here.

The NEC is located in the centre of the UK offering a number of different options of travel including local buses, trains and Birmingham International Airport. View all of the travel options here.

Are Students allowed into UK Construction Week?

UKCW has a policy that every five students attending under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. 

Please get in contact with for more information and how to apply. Student entry begins from 11am and works in entry slots, first come first serve. 

We will not be accepting any student groups that register without contacting us due to health and safety reasons. These registrations will be rejected. 

How do I request a Letter of Invitation for my VISA Application? 

Please find more information here.

How do I contact the UK Construction Week Team?

For any show enquiries please send an email to or call 44 (0)20 3225 5200 and one of the team will be able to assist you.

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