Sustainable Building Services (UK) Ltd provides end-to-end retrofit project management & delivery, which includes stock / asset and funding management, mixed-tenure / private home acquisition, retrofit service assessment / coordination / design services, and PAS/MCS Energy Efficiency Measure installation.

We are used to delivering compliance at scale, throughout the UK, under PAS2030:2019 / PAS2035:2019, providing improvements to 1,000s of properties per year, including under the SHDF Demonstrator Phase / Local Authority Grant (LAD) Scheme.

Make use of industry-leading experience and expertise and allow us to take responsibility for your project. We can support you by managing and delivering all, or specific, retrofit roles under the PAS2035 #retrofit project journey as per your project requirements.

Contact us to discuss your SHDF Wave 1 + 2 / LAD 3 / ECO 4 / HUG 2 projects, we can help you secure / plan / manage and deliver compliant schemes.


What Clients Say

  • The company has consistently delivered top quality services, on time and on budget, for the Glasgow MSF frameworks.

    Ben Desanges, Wates Living Space.
  • 10 out of 10 for performance. Excellent work. We were always kept well informed and everything was left clean and tidy at the end of the day.

    Private resident, Knowsley.
  • I would have no hesitation in recommending this company. I have found their attitude, performance and approach to be of the highest standard.

    Ian Whitley, Harvest Housing Group.
  • ... a consistent service, with very good customer satisfaction feedback. We are receiving a well delivered, well planned, quality service.

    Neighbourhood Survey, Guinness Northern Counties.
  • The work was carried out quickly and efficiently. I was impressed with the workmen...they arrived on time, they were polite and nothing was too much trouble.

    Private resident, Stockport.
  • We would like to thank you for your friendliness, workmanship and professionalism, and above all your consideration and respect for our homes. We are so grateful.
    Residents Group, Wigan.
  • ...a clear understanding of Adactus’s ethos in relation to customer care and tenant satisfaction. The average satisfaction has been recorded as 98% over a 5 year period.
    Colin Blackwood, Adactus Housing Group.

Who We Are...

Company Profile

Established in 1976, Sustainable Building Services is a multi-disciplinary building contractor that operates throughout the UK.

Accredited for quality assurance, safety and environmental management, we are equipped to handle contracts of all sizes. These include new build schemes, cyclical maintenance programmes and major installations for some of the country's largest and best known social landlords.

Recognising the value of long term partnerships, we are firmly committed to delivering best value across all our operations and this is one of the reasons why many of our framework agreements are now in their second and third generations.

In the following section, you can read more about our experience, structure, policies and accreditations.

See our company profile.


Now a fast-growing management contractor, Sustainable Building Services offers a range of capabilities, all geared to creating better places to live.

Our work includes construction, repair and maintenance, all kinds of property refurbishment and the design and installation of energy efficiency measures. Accordingly, we help to enhance the lives and living conditions of thousands of families every year.

Read about our services.

Delivering Value

Our company ethos is very much about collaboration. We seek to add value to every project through a combination of operational efficiency, strict quality control, creative thinking and effective engagement with supply chain partners. We are also fiercely committed to the principles of social inclusion and community regeneration. We design our projects to maximise training and employment opportunities wherever possible, and we use our exceptional funding expertise to maximise benefits to all stakeholders and communities.

How we add value.

Latest News

In our recent article about Fuel Poverty Awareness Day, we noted the continuing challenges presented by a combination of rising poverty, escalating fuel costs and, in many parts of Britain, a prevalence of older and less energy-efficient housing stock.

Friday, 9 December, 2022 - 07:16

Friday 2 December was National Energy Action’s Fuel Poverty Awareness Day. This annual event highlights the scale of the problem within the UK, its impacts on ordinary people and the work that is being done to address it.

Monday, 5 December, 2022 - 04:28

We’re pleased to announce that SBS is a sponsor of the Insulated Render and Cladding Association’s annual celebration of excellence in the external wall insulation sector – the INCA Awards 2022.

We are sponsoring the ‘Component Supplier of the Year’ category, and will be attending the evening itself, which takes place at 7pm on Thursday 17th November at the Queens Hotel in Leeds.

Wednesday, 16 November, 2022 - 05:19

On 15 November, SBS chair Derek Horrocks will be one of the guest speakers at the NRLA Landlord Conference, which will be held at the Coventry Building Society Arena.

In his capacity as chair of the National Insulation Association, Derek will provide landlords and other property professionals with an insight in to the role of the NIA and the practicalities of improving energy efficiency within residential buildings. He will discuss a variety of retro-fit options and the steps involved in designing, installing and funding them.

Tuesday, 15 November, 2022 - 02:40