Civil Engineering Standard Method of Measurement (CESMM)

The object of CESMM is to set out the procedure to which a Bill of Quantities should be prepared and priced and the quantities of work expressed and measured. 

The latest edition (4th edition) was published in 2012 and is available from the ICE bookshop.

ICE in conjunction with the Civil Engineering Contractors Association, the Association of Consulting Engineers, the Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors is currently reviewing CESMM to ensure it stay up-to-date with industry best practice.

CESSM Guidance Notes issues published since 1991: