Supporting Local Authorities | Wates
"Wates are passionate about supporting local authorities and we believe that business done well can be a force for good"
Sir James Wates CBE
Wates Group Chairman

ABOUT US

The Wates Group, established in 1897, is one of the leading privately-owned construction, development and property services businesses in the UK.

We employ approximately 4,000 people and together, we inspire better ways of creating the places, communities and businesses of tomorrow.

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SOCIAL VALUE

Use Wates expertise to help achieve your goals and create a lasting legacy in the communities where we live and work

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Creating opportunities in our local communities

ENVIRONMENT

You can trust Wates to deliver your projects safely while minimising any harm to the environment.

READ ABOUT OUR SUSTAINABILITY PROGRAMME
Working together to meet the climate crisis

Modern Methods of Construction (MMC)

A reduced carbon footprint, a more efficient delivery programme and greater cost control.

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The future of construction

Value that is designed by you, created by us and measured independently

We are a proven and trusted partner, our customers choose to work with us again and again and our included projects demonstrate some of our developments with repeat clients

Our collaborative partnerships with in-house experts place us as industry specialists with unrivalled ability to offer insight and innovation

We are the partner of choice for industry-leading and worldclass projects, working with local authorities across the UK

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Key Contacts

Steve Yates

London

Construction

Riya Rathod

London

Construction

Dominic Somerville

South West and South Wales

Construction

Kate Wyatt

Northern Home Counties

Construction

Alex Jefferson

London and South East

Construction

Alistair McCallum

Midlands

Construction

Alan White

North West and North Wales

Construction

Helen Drennan

North East and Yorkshire

Construction

Freddie Whitehead

Yorkshire and North East

Construction