UK Construction Cost Regional Variations

Release date 1 July 2017

UK Construction Cost Regional Variations

This page contains a schedule and map indicating the comparative cost of construction in the UK region by region.

The indices are set at current tender price index 172 (3Q2017 - Year 2000 = 100) and UK national average index 100.

  • Scotland:     98
  • North East:     100
  • North West:     97
  • Yorkshire and Humberside:     96
  • Wales:     100
  • West Midlands:     92
  • East Midlands:     94
  • East Anglia:     100
  • South West:     100
  • South East:     109
  • Outer London:     105
  • Inner London:     111
  • UK National Average:     100

Building prices can be influenced significantly by local conditions, local market conditions, size and specification. The indices given here are intended only as an indicative guide and should be used with caution as prices outside these ranges can be encountered in meeting local conditions and specific client requirements.