Now in this fourth edition, the Facilities Management Handbook has been fully updated from the acclaimed previous editions, continuing its status as an invaluable resource to those working in facilities management, whether just starting out or as seasoned campaigners and practitioners.

Information is presented in a clear and logical way, offering easy-to-find advice and best practice information that’s essential in guaranteeing the safe, efficient and cost-effective running of any facilities function.

Many sections have been completely revised, such as the chapters on complying with health and safety and property law. Other information on workplace facilities has been brought completely up to date in line with legal compliance and strategic policies to create a reliable and accurate overview of the role of today’s facilities manager.

This up-to-date and revised handbook will be a key guide for the changing times that are ahead.

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Part 1: Complying with the Law

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Part 2: Managing Your Business Effectively

chapter 4|39 pages

Financial Management

chapter 5|13 pages

Risk Management

chapter 6|15 pages

Business Continuity

chapter 7|18 pages


chapter 8|9 pages

Transport Policies

chapter 9|14 pages

Information Technology and Communications

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Part 3: The Built Environment

chapter 10|49 pages

Workplace Facilities

chapter 11|22 pages

Space Design and Management

chapter 12|13 pages

Access, Safety and Security

chapter 13|11 pages

Maintenance and Repair